Monday, November 7, 2016

Memphis, Indiana

Exploring Indiana's Historic Sites, Markers & Museums - South East Edition
Exploring Indiana's Historic Sites,
Markers & Museums
 South East Edition
Memphis
2.5 sq mi
Elevation - 486 ft
Population (2010) - 695
ZIP code - 47143
Area code(s) - 812
Located at the intersection of US Route 31, Blue Lick Road and Memphis/Charlestown Road, I-65 crosses through Memphis, with an entrance ramp at Exit 16.
Settlers from the Memphis, Tennessee area migrated into the area, naming the village after their home town. The post office opened in 1854. The 2012 tornado that damaged Henryville also damaged homes in Memphis.

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