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Adel, Indiana
Country United States
State Indiana
County Owen
Township Franklin
Elevation
541 ft (165 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
47460
Area codes 812, 930
GNIS feature ID 430020

Adel is an unincorporated community in eastern Franklin Township, Owen County, in the U.S. state of Indiana. It lies near the bridge on County Road 150 West over Raccoon Creek, which is a community nearly ten miles southwest of the city of Spencer, the county seat. Its elevation is 541 feet (165 m), and it is located at 39°11′31″N 86°47′45″W / 39.19194°N 86.79583°W / 39.19194; -86.79583 (39.1919894, -86.7958389).

History

Adel was founded in 1859.

Geography

Adel Cemetery is in this community, and it is located at 39°11′24″N 86°47′48″W / 39.19000°N 86.79667°W / 39.19000; -86.79667 (39.1900450 -86.7966723).

Political districts

  • State House District 46
  • State Senate District 39
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