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Tippecanoe, Ohio
Location of Tippecanoe, Ohio
Location of Tippecanoe, Ohio
Coordinates: 40°16′14″N 81°17′12″W / 40.27056°N 81.28667°W / 40.27056; -81.28667Coordinates: 40°16′14″N 81°17′12″W / 40.27056°N 81.28667°W / 40.27056; -81.28667
Country United States
State Ohio
County Harrison
Township Washington
Area
 • Total 0.54 sq mi (1.39 km2)
 • Land 0.54 sq mi (1.39 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation
880 ft (270 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 121
 • Density 225/sq mi (87.0/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
44699
Area code(s) 740
FIPS code 39-76890
GNIS feature ID 1061693

Tippecanoe is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in central Washington Township, Harrison County, Ohio, United States. It is located along State Route 800 in the valley of Stillwater Creek, a north-flowing tributary of the Tuscarawas River. it had a post office until 2011 with the ZIP code 44699. The population was 121 at the 2010 census.

History

Tippecanoe was platted in 1840. The community derives its name from the campaign song "Tippecanoe and Tyler Too". A post office was established at Tippecanoe in 1841, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 2011.

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