Okolona, Ohio facts for kids
Okolona is an unincorporated community in southwestern Napoleon Township, Henry County, Ohio, United States. Although it is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 43550. It is located along County Road 17-D a short distance southeast of U.S. Route 24.
Okolona was originally called Oakland Station, and under the latter name had its start in the 1860s as a station on the Wabash Railroad. There being another Oakland in the state, the town's name was changed to the invented name of Okolona in order to avoid repetition. A post office called Okolona has been in operation since 1866.
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