Hoosierville, Indiana facts for kids

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Hoosierville
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Indiana
County Clay
Township Jackson
Elevation 653 ft (199 m)
ZIP code 47834
FIPS code 18-34690
GNIS feature ID 436417

Hoosierville is an unincorporated community in Jackson Township, Clay County, Indiana. It is part of the Terre Haute Metropolitan Statistical Area.

History

A post office was established at Hoosierville in 1874, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1902. It was named from Indiana's official demonym, Hoosier.

Mining was originally the primary industry of Hoosierville.

Geography

Hoosierville is located at 39°28′30″N 87°06′30″W / 39.475°N 87.10833°W / 39.475; -87.10833.


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