Arlington, Rush County, Indiana facts for kids

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Arlington
Census-designated place
Country United States
State Indiana
County Rush
Township Posey
Elevation 922 ft (281 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 46104
GNIS feature ID 430245

Arlington is an unincorporated community in Posey Township, in the northwestern part of Rush County, Indiana, United States. It lies just south of the B&O Railroad, on U.S. Route 52, 8 miles west of Rushville. The elevation is 922 feet (281 m).

History

Arlington was originally called Burlington, and under the latter name was laid out in 1832. The present name is after Arlington, Virginia.

The Arlington post office has been in operation since 1875.

Geography

Arlington is located at 39°38′33″N 85°34′35″W / 39.6425°N 85.57639°W / 39.6425; -85.57639.


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