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Orange, Indiana
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Indiana
County Fayette
Township Orange
Elevation 1,099 ft (335 m)
ZIP code 46133
FIPS code 18-56718
GNIS feature ID 440676

Orange is an unincorporated community in Orange Township, Fayette County, Indiana. In the town there is a very small elementary school that will be closing down after the 2010-2011 school year. The town has a population of less than 150 people.

History

Orange was platted in 1824. It took its name from Orange Township. A post office was established at Orange in 1826, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1908.

Geography

Orange is located at 39°35′03″N 85°17′57″W / 39.58417°N 85.29917°W / 39.58417; -85.29917.


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