Swan, Indiana

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Swan, Indiana
Swan is located in Indiana
Swan
Swan
Swan is located in the United States
Swan
Swan
Coordinates: 41°18′57″N 85°12′45″W / 41.31583°N 85.21250°W / 41.31583; -85.21250Coordinates: 41°18′57″N 85°12′45″W / 41.31583°N 85.21250°W / 41.31583; -85.21250
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountyNoble
TownshipSwan
Elevation883 ft (269 m)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
46763
Area code(s)260
GNIS feature ID450600

Swan is an unincorporated community in Swan Township, Noble County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.[2]

History[edit]

Swan was laid out in 1870, and named for its location in Swan Township.[3] A post office was established at Swan in 1838, and remained in operation until 1918.[4]

Geography[edit]

Swan is located at 41°18′57″N 85°12′45″W / 41.31583°N 85.21250°W / 41.31583; -85.21250.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved 2016-10-04.
  2. ^ "Swan, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved July 16, 2017.
  3. ^ Counties of LaGrange and Noble, Indiana: Historical and Biographical. F.A. Battey & Company. 1882. p. 283.
  4. ^ "Noble County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved May 6, 2017.