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Fairview
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Coordinates: 38°52′24″N 85°04′51″W / 38.87333°N 85.08083°W / 38.87333; -85.08083Coordinates: 38°52′24″N 85°04′51″W / 38.87333°N 85.08083°W / 38.87333; -85.08083
Country United States
State Indiana
County Switzerland
Township Cotton
Elevation
892 ft (272 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
47011
Area code(s) 812
GNIS feature ID 449654

Fairview is an unincorporated community in Cotton Township, Switzerland County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

History

An old variant name of the community was called Sugar Branch. A post office was established under this name in 1835, was renamed to Fairview in 1911, and operated until it was discontinued in 1935.

Geography

Fairview is located at 38°52′24″N 85°04′51″W / 38.87333°N 85.08083°W / 38.87333; -85.08083.

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