Americus, Indiana facts for kids
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Looking from the Wabash River southeast toward State Road 25 in Americus
Tippecanoe County's location in Indiana
|Elevation||558 ft (170 m)|
|GNIS feature ID||430134|
It is part of the Lafayette, Indiana Metropolitan Statistical Area.
A post office was established at Americus in 1833, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1902.
Americus is located at 40°31'34" North, 86°45'29" West (40.526111, -86.758056) at an elevation of 558 feet, on the southern bank of the Wabash River in Washington Township.
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