Parkersburg, Indiana facts for kids

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Parkersburg
Unincorporated community
Location in Montgomery County
Country United States
State Indiana
County Montgomery
Township Scott
Elevation 856 ft (261 m)
ZIP code 47954
FIPS code 18-58014
GNIS feature ID 449705

Parkersburg is an unincorporated community in Scott Township, Montgomery County, Indiana.

History

Parkersburg was platted by Thomas Arnett and Noble Welch in 1837. It was named for its first postmaster, Nathaniel Parker. A post office was established at Parkersburg in 1835, and remained in operation until 1903.

Geography

Parkersburg is located at 39°52′24″N 86°54′10″W / 39.87333°N 86.90278°W / 39.87333; -86.90278.


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