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Hoover
Unincorporated community
Cass County's location in Indiana
Cass County's location in Indiana
Country United States
State Indiana
County Cass
Township Adams
Elevation 682 ft (208 m)
ZIP code 46947
FIPS code 18-34708
GNIS feature ID 436418

Hoover is an unincorporated community in Adams Township, Cass County, Indiana.

History

Hoover had its start in the early 1870s by the building of the Eel River Railroad through that territory. It was named for its founder, Riley Hoover.

A post office was established at Hoover in 1873, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1928.

Geography

Hoover is located at 40°48′32″N 86°12′02″W / 40.80889°N 86.20056°W / 40.80889; -86.20056.


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