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Octagon
Unincorporated community
Tippecanoe County's location in Indiana
Tippecanoe County's location in Indiana
Location in Tippecanoe County
Country United States
State Indiana
County Tippecanoe
Township Wabash
Elevation 755 ft (230 m)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 47906
Area code(s) 765
GNIS feature ID 440499

Octagon is an unincorporated community in Wabash Township, Tippecanoe County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

The community is part of the Lafayette, Indiana Metropolitan Statistical Area.

History

A post office was established at Octagon in 1866, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1900.

Geography

Octagon is located at 40°31′35″N 86°59′32″W / 40.52639°N 86.99222°W / 40.52639; -86.99222 with an elevation of 755 feet.


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