Garfield, Indiana facts for kids

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Garfield
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Indiana
County Montgomery
Township Union
Elevation 791 ft (241 m)
ZIP code 47933
FIPS code 18-26375
GNIS feature ID 434956

Garfield is an unincorporated community in Union Township, Montgomery County, Indiana.

History

A post office was established at Garfield in 1880, and remained in operation until 1907. The community as named after James A. Garfield (1831–1881), 20th President of the United States.

Geography

Garfield is located at 40°04′59″N 86°49′26″W / 40.08306°N 86.82389°W / 40.08306; -86.82389.


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