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The post office in Florence
Location of Florence in Switzerland County, Indiana.
|• Total||0.15 sq mi (0.39 km2)|
|• Land||0.14 sq mi (0.35 km2)|
|• Water||0.02 sq mi (0.04 km2)|
|Elevation||476 ft (145 m)|
|• Density||444.44/sq mi (171.68/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-4 (EDT)|
|Area code(s)||812, 930|
|GNIS feature ID||434612|
The community was laid out in 1817 under the name New York. A post office was established under this name in 1827, and was renamed to Florence in 1847. The post office is still currently operating.
Florence is located at.
The climate in this area is characterized by hot, humid summers and generally mild to cool winters. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Florence has a humid subtropical climate, abbreviated "Cfa" on climate maps.
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