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Geneva
Country United States
State Indiana
County Shelby
Township Noble
Elevation
758 ft (231 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
47234
FIPS code 18-27252
GNIS feature ID 435013

Geneva is an unincorporated community in Noble Township, Shelby County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

History

Geneva was platted in 1853. The community took its name after Geneva, in Switzerland. An old variant name of the community was called Sulphur Hill.

A post office was established under the name Sulphur Hill in 1836, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1904.

Geography

Geneva is located at 39°23′30″N 85°43′12″W / 39.39167°N 85.72°W / 39.39167; -85.72, about 7 miles south west of St Paul, on East Vandalia Road.

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