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Zoar
Country United States
State Indiana
County Dubois, Pike
Township Cass, Lockhart
Elevation
564 ft (172 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
47590
Area code(s) 812
GNIS feature ID 446487

Zoar is an unincorporated community in Pike and Dubois counties, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

History

A church at Zoar was built in 1871, and its schoolhouse was built in 1897. A post office was established at Zoar in 1900, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1907. The community was likely named after Zoar, Ohio.

Geography

Zoar is located at 38°16′09″N 87°04′23″W / 38.26917°N 87.07306°W / 38.26917; -87.07306.

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