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Sparta, Indiana is located in Dearborn County, Indiana
Sparta, Indiana
Sparta, Indiana
Location in Dearborn County, Indiana
Country United States
State Indiana
County Dearborn
Township Sparta
Elevation
915 ft (279 m)
ZIP code
47032
GNIS feature ID 443917

Sparta is an unincorporated community in Sparta Township, Dearborn County, Indiana.

History

A post office was established at Sparta in 1846, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1904. Sparta took its name from Sparta Township.

Sparta's progress in the 1840s was checked by an outbreak of cholera.

Geography

Sparta is located at 39°06′19″N 85°02′43″W / 39.10528°N 85.04528°W / 39.10528; -85.04528.

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