Yankeetown, Indiana facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Yankeetown
Unincorporated community
Yankeetown, Indiana.jpg
Country United States
State Indiana
County Warrick
Township Anderson
Elevation 449 ft (137 m)
ZIP code 47630
Area code(s) 812
FIPS code 18-85760
GNIS feature ID 446363

Yankeetown is an unincorporated community in Anderson Township, Warrick County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

History

A post office was established at Yankeetown in 1853, and remained in operation until 1911. The community was officially laid out in 1858, and was so named for the fact the first settlers were Yankees.

Geography

Yankeetown is located at 37°55′03″N 87°17′52″W / 37.9175°N 87.29778°W / 37.9175; -87.29778.


Yankeetown, Indiana Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.