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Pike
Unincorporated community
Boone County's location in Indiana
Boone County's location in Indiana
Location in Boone County
Country United States
State Indiana
County Boone
Township Washington
Elevation 912 ft (278 m)
ZIP code 46052
FIPS code 18-59706
GNIS feature ID 441127

Pike is an unincorporated community in Washington Township, Boone County, Indiana.

History

The first post office at Pike was called Pikes Crossing, in 1885. It was so named from its location at the crossing of a turnpike. The post office was later renamed Pike, and was discontinued in 1900.

Geography

Pike is located at 40°07′27″N 86°28′55″W / 40.12417°N 86.48194°W / 40.12417; -86.48194.


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