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Looking east toward Colburn along County Road 700 North
Location of Colburn in Tippecanoe County, Indiana.
|Founder||Jacob H. Chapman|
|• Total||0.10 sq mi (0.26 km2)|
|• Land||0.10 sq mi (0.26 km2)|
|• Water||0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)|
|Elevation||663 ft (202 m)|
|• Density||1,640.00/sq mi (632.23/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-4 (EDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||432745, 2583448|
Colburn was originally called Chapmanville.
A post office was established at Colburn in 1860, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1988.
Colburn is located at 40°31'07" North, 86°42'51" West (40.518611, -86.714167) in Washington Township, at an elevation of 662 feet. Nearby communities include Lafayette (12 miles southwest), Delphi (6 miles north), Buck Creek (4 miles south) and Americus (3.5 miles west).
|U.S. Decennial Census|
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