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Paradise
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Indiana
County Warrick
Township Ohio
Elevation 459 ft (140 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 47630
Area code(s) 812
GNIS feature ID 440858

Paradise is an unincorporated community in Ohio Township, Warrick County, in the U.S. state of Indiana. It is located north of Newburgh in the center portion of the township. It is near John H. Castle Elementary School, Castle North Middle School, John H. Castle High School, and the Victoria National Golf Club. Mail for this community is addressed to Newburgh, Indiana using the 47630 zip code.

History

A post office was established at Paradise in 1891, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1902. The founders believed Paradise would make an ideal mining community, hence the commendatory name.

Geography

Paradise is located at 37°59′44″N 87°22′46″W / 37.99556°N 87.37944°W / 37.99556; -87.37944.


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