Pleasant Ridge, Jasper County, Indiana facts for kids

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Pleasant Ridge
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Indiana
County Jasper
Township Marion
Elevation 699 ft (213 m)
ZIP code 47978
FIPS code 18-60606
GNIS feature ID 449713

Pleasant Ridge is an unincorporated community in Marion Township, Jasper County, Indiana.

History

A post office was established at Pleasant Ridge in 1878, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1923. The community's name is descriptive.

Pleasant Ridge was made a station on the railroad built through that territory in the early 1880s.

Geography

Pleasant Ridge is located at 40°56′02″N 87°04′27″W / 40.93389°N 87.07417°W / 40.93389; -87.07417.


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