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Catlin, Indiana
Parke County's location in Indiana
Parke County's location in Indiana
Catlin, Indiana is located in Parke County, Indiana
Catlin, Indiana
Catlin, Indiana
Location in Parke County, Indiana
Country United States
State Indiana
County Parke
Township Raccoon
Elevation
548 ft (167 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
47832
Area code(s) 765
GNIS feature ID 432242

Catlin is an unincorporated community in the northwest corner of Raccoon Township, Parke County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

History

A post office was established at Catlin in 1861, and remained in operation until 1965. Hiram Catlin, an early settler, gave the community its name.

Geography

Catlin is located at an elevation of 548 feet.

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