Thales, Indiana facts for kids

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Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Indiana
County Dubois
Township Harbison
Elevation 693 ft (211 m)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 47527
Area code(s) 812
GNIS feature ID 451555

Thales is an unincorporated community in Harbison Township, Dubois County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.


Thales was known as Hickory Grove until 1895.

A post office was established under the name Hickory Grove in 1879, and was discontinued in 1887. Another post office named Thales opened in 1895, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1909.


Thales is located at 38°30′37″N 86°47′55″W / 38.51028°N 86.79861°W / 38.51028; -86.79861.

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