Phlox, Indiana

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Phlox
Unincorporated community
Along State Road 26 in Phlox
Along State Road 26 in Phlox
Phlox is located in Indiana
Phlox
Phlox
Phlox is located in the US
Phlox
Phlox
Coordinates: 40°25′16″N 85°55′7″W / 40.42111°N 85.91861°W / 40.42111; -85.91861Coordinates: 40°25′16″N 85°55′7″W / 40.42111°N 85.91861°W / 40.42111; -85.91861
Country United States
State Indiana
County Howard
Township Union
Elevation[1] 850 ft (260 m)
GNIS feature ID 441096

Phlox is an unincorporated community in southern Union Township, Howard County, Indiana, United States. It lies at the intersection of State Road 26 with County Road 1100 East.[2]

Phlox is part of the Kokomo, Indiana Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Phlox is probably named after the local vegetation.[3]

Geography[edit]

Phlox is located at 40°25′16″N 85°55′7″W / 40.42111°N 85.91861°W / 40.42111; -85.91861.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ DeLorme. Indiana Atlas & Gazetteer. 3rd ed. Yarmouth: DeLorme, 2004, p. 33. ISBN 0-89933-319-2.
  3. ^ "A Look Back as We Move Forward". The Kokomo Tribune. March 28, 1999. p. 58. Retrieved August 16, 2014 – via Newspapers.com.  open access publication – free to read