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Blocher, Indiana
Country United States
State Indiana
County Scott
Township Johnson
Elevation
686 ft (209 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
47138
Area code(s) 812, 930
FIPS code 18-5680
GNIS feature ID 431188

Blocher is an unincorporated community in Johnson Township, Scott County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

History

Blocher was founded in 1860 by Daniel Blocher. An old variant name of the community was called Holman Station.

A post office was established under the name Holman Station in 1870, was renamed Blocher in 1888, and operated until it was discontinued in 1965.

Geography

Blocher is located at 38°43′05″N 85°39′24″W / 38.71806°N 85.65667°W / 38.71806; -85.65667.

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