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Raglesville, Indiana
Census-designated place
Location in Indiana
Country United States
State Indiana
County Daviess
Township Van Buren
Area
 • Total 0.8 sq mi (2.2 km2)
 • Land 0.8 sq mi (2.2 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 614 ft (187 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 141
ZIP code 47562
FIPS code 18-62712
GNIS feature ID 441729

Raglesville is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Van Buren Township, Daviess County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census it had a population of 141.

History

Raglesville was laid out in 1837. A post office was established at Raglesville in 1849, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1923. John Ragle was the first postmaster.

Geography

Raglesville is located in northeastern Daviess County at 38°48′12″N 86°57′41″W / 38.80333°N 86.96139°W / 38.80333; -86.96139. It is 4 miles (6 km) southeast of Odon and 21 miles (34 km) northeast of Washington, the county seat.

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the Raglesville CDP has an area of 0.85 square miles (2.2 km2), all of it land.


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