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Buckskin, Indiana
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Indiana
County Gibson
Township Barton
Elevation 459 ft (140 m)
Population (2007)
 • Total 79
Time zone Central Standard (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) Central Daylight (UTC-5)
ZIP code 47647
Area code(s) 812
FIPS code 18-08848
GNIS feature ID 431754

Buckskin is a small unincorporated community in Barton Township, Gibson County, Indiana. Although unincorporated, Buckskin has the ZIP code 47647.

A post office was established at Buckskin in 1847, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1989.


Buckskin is located at 38°13′42″N 87°24′43″W / 38.22833°N 87.41194°W / 38.22833; -87.41194. Nearby towns are Mackey and Somerville.

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