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Wawaka
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Indiana
County Noble
Township Elkhart
Elevation 899 ft (274 m)
ZIP code 46794
FIPS code 18-81530
GNIS feature ID 445568

Wawaka is an unincorporated community in Elkhart Township, Noble County, Indiana.

History

Wawaka was founded in 1857. The name Wawaka is said to be of Native American origin, meaning "big heron". A post office has been in operation at Wawaka since 1857.

Geography

Wawaka is located at 41°27′25″N 85°28′56″W / 41.45694°N 85.48222°W / 41.45694; -85.48222.

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