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Manilla
Census-designated place
Manilla, Indiana.jpg
Country United States
State Indiana
County Rush
Township Walker
Elevation 892 ft (272 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 46150
FIPS code 18-46422
GNIS feature ID 438518

Manilla is an unincorporated census-designated place in Walker Township, Rush County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

History

Manilla was originally called Wilmington, and under the latter name was laid out in 1836. The name Manilla most likely is derived from Manila, in the Philippines.

The Manilla post office has been in operation since 1840.

Geography

Manilla is located at 39°34′27″N 85°37′10″W / 39.57417°N 85.61944°W / 39.57417; -85.61944.


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