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Alpine, Indiana
Country United States
State Indiana
County Fayette
Township Columbia
761 ft (232 m)
ZIP code
FIPS code 18-01180
GNIS feature ID 430115

Alpine is an unincorporated community in Columbia Township, Fayette County, Indiana.


The first sawmill in Columbia Township was built at Alpine in 1814. Alpine was laid out as a town in about 1832.

By 1885, Alpine contained a sawmill, a gristmill, and a station on the Whitewater Valley Railroad.

A post office opened in Alpine in 1868, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1966.


Alpine is located on State Route 121 about 6 miles (9.7 km) south of Connersville.

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