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Branchville, Indiana
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Indiana
County Perry
Township Oil
Elevation 433 ft (132 m)
ZIP code 47514
GNIS feature ID 450702

Branchville (also Oil Creek) is an unincorporated community in southern Oil Township, Perry County, Indiana, United States. It lies along CR40 northeast of the city of Tell City, the county seat of Perry County. Its elevation is 433 feet (132 m), and it is located at 38°9′49″N 86°34′47″W / 38.16361°N 86.57972°W / 38.16361; -86.57972 (38.1636715, -86.5797058). Although Branchville is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 47514.

History

Branchville was platted in 1874. The community derives its name from a nearby branch of Oil Creek.


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