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Busseron
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Indiana
County Knox
Township Busseron
Elevation 466 ft (142 m)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 47561
Area code(s) 812
FIPS code 18-09496
GNIS feature ID 431894

Busseron is an unincorporated community in Busseron Township, Knox County, Indiana, United States.

Geography

Busseron is located at 38°50′08″N 87°26′57″W / 38.83556°N 87.44917°W / 38.83556; -87.44917.

History

Busseron was surveyed by George Calhoun in 1854. W. W. Harper, J. A. McClure and T. P. Emison were proprietors. It was a station on the Evansville & Terre Haute Railroad. As early as the 1920s, Busseron was not so much a town and just simply a railroad station.


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