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Florence, Ohio
Country United States
State Ohio
Counties Madison
Elevation
1,145 ft (349 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
43140
Area code(s) 740
GNIS feature ID 1062768

Florence is an unincorporated community in Paint Township, Madison County, Ohio, United States. It is located at 39°50′52″N 83°32′50″W / 39.84778°N 83.54722°W / 39.84778; -83.54722Coordinates: 39°50′52″N 83°32′50″W / 39.84778°N 83.54722°W / 39.84778; -83.54722, along U.S. Route 42 between London and South Charleston.

Florence was never platted; the community simply grew around a station built on the Pennsylvania Railroad. As of 1915, the community contained one grain elevator, one general store, the railroad station and freight depot, and only a few houses.

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