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Chili
Country United States
State Indiana
County Miami
Township Richland
Elevation
702 ft (214 m)
ZIP code
46970
GNIS feature ID 432475

Chili is an unincorporated community in Richland Township, Miami County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

History

Chili, originally called New Market, was surveyed in 1839. In 1886, the Peru and Detroit Railway was extended to Chili.

A post office was established at Chili in 1843, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1961.

Geography

Chili is located at 40°51′36″N 86°01′35″W / 40.86000°N 86.02639°W / 40.86000; -86.02639, situated on the north bank of the Eel River.

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