Salem, Adams County, Indiana

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Salem
Unincorporated community
Adams County's location in Indiana
Adams County's location in Indiana
Salem is located in Adams County, Indiana
Salem
Salem
Salem's location in Adams County
Coordinates: 40°43′01″N 84°51′12″W / 40.71694°N 84.85333°W / 40.71694; -84.85333Coordinates: 40°43′01″N 84°51′12″W / 40.71694°N 84.85333°W / 40.71694; -84.85333
Country United States
State Indiana
County Adams County
Elevation 823 ft (251 m)
ZIP code 46772
GNIS feature ID 0442875[1]

Salem is an unincorporated community hamlet in Adams County, Indiana, approximately 4 miles west-southwest of Willshire, Ohio, on Salem Rd. approximately 3 miles west of the Indiana-Ohio state line, at latitude 40.717 and longitude -84.853. The average elevation is 823 feet.[2]

Salem was platted in 1866.[3]

Geography[edit]

Salem is located at 40°43′01″N 84°51′12″W / 40.71694°N 84.85333°W / 40.71694; -84.85333 at an elevation of 823 feet.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Salem". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2012-09-14. 
  2. ^ Indiana hometown locator
  3. ^ Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History. Indiana University Press. p. 292. ISBN 978-0-253-32866-3. This village was platted in 1866 by George W. Syphens...