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Occident, Indiana
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Indiana
County Rush
Township Jackson
Elevation 981 ft (299 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 46173
GNIS feature ID 440496

Occident is an unincorporated community in Jackson Township, Rush County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

History

Occident was known as Tail Holt until 1882.

A post office was established at Occident in 1882, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1900.

Geography

Occident is located at 39°41′28″N 85°28′42″W / 39.69111°N 85.47833°W / 39.69111; -85.47833.


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