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Delaware
Country United States
State Indiana
County Ripley
Township Delaware
Elevation
922 ft (281 m)
ZIP code
47037
Area code(s) 812
FIPS code 18-17506
GNIS feature ID 433448

Delaware is an unincorporated community in Delaware Township, Ripley County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

History

Delaware was platted in 1870. An old variant name of the community was called Rei.

A post office was established at Delaware in 1838, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1933.

Geography

Delaware is located at 39°08′52″N 85°12′26″W / 39.14778°N 85.20722°W / 39.14778; -85.20722.

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