Stoutsburg, Indiana facts for kids

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Stoutsburg
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Indiana
County Jasper
Township Wheatfield
Elevation 676 ft (206 m)
ZIP code 46392
FIPS code 18-73641
GNIS feature ID 449829

Stoutsburg used to be an unincorporated community in Wheatfield Township, Jasper County, Indiana. It is now a woodland preserve.

History

George W. Stout established Stoutsburg, and lent it his name. Stoutsburg was made a station on the railroad built through that territory in the early 1880s.

A post office called Stoutsberg (different spelling) opened in 1890, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1910.

Geography

Stoutsburg is located at 41°11′29″N 87°06′50″W / 41.19139°N 87.11389°W / 41.19139; -87.11389.


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