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Hitchcock
Unincorporated community
Washington County's location in Indiana
Washington County's location in Indiana
Country United States
State Indiana
County Washington County
Township Washington Township
Elevation 856 ft (261 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 47167
Area code(s) 812
GNIS feature ID 452924

Hitchcock is an unincorporated community in Washington Township, Washington County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

History

Hitchcock was named for the local Hitchcock family, including William Hitchcock, who established the first store in the community.

A post office was established at Hitchcock in 1858, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1900.

Geography

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