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Carbon Hill, Ohio
Location of Carbon Hill, Ohio
Location of Carbon Hill, Ohio
Country United States
State Ohio
Counties Hocking
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
43111

Carbon Hill is a census-designated place in central Ward Township, Hocking County, Ohio, United States. Although it is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 43111. As of 2012, the population was approximately 700.

State Route 278, located on the western edge of Carbon Hill, is its main north-south street.

History

Carbon Hill was laid out in 1873. Coal (a carbon-based fuel) was extensively mined there. This industry accounts for the community's name. A post office called Carbon Hill has been in operation since 1879.

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