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Williamstown, Indiana
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Indiana
County Decatur, Rush
Township Clinton, Anderson
Elevation 955 ft (291 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 47240
FIPS code 18-84446
GNIS feature ID 446089

Williamstown is an unincorporated community in Decatur and Rush counties, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

History

Williamstown was founded in 1830. An old variant name of the community was called Earl City.

A post office was established at Williamstown in 1834, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1905.

Geography

Williamstown is located at the boundary between Decatur and Rush counties.


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