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Young America
Buildings on Roush Street
Buildings on Roush Street
Cass County's location in Indiana
Cass County's location in Indiana
Country United States
State Indiana
County Cass
Township Deer Creek
Area
 • Total 0.4 sq mi (1.1 km2)
Elevation
764 ft (233 m)
Population
 • Total 115
Time zone Eastern (EST)
ZIP code
46998
Area code(s) 574
FIPS code 18-86156
GNIS feature ID 446410

Young America is an unincorporated community in Deer Creek Township, Cass County, Indiana.

History

Young America was platted about 1856. The town sprang up around a saw mill. When someone wrote "Young America" on the mill's boiler, to indicate the promise of the enterprise, the name stuck.

The Young America post office was established in 1876.

Geography

Young America is located at 40°34′07″N 86°20′48″W / 40.56861°N 86.34667°W / 40.56861; -86.34667.

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