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Welcome to Adams ...

Adams is located in Morgan County<1>.

The location of Adams has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Adams is 640 feet [195 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Adams lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities Also Named Adams ...

While we believe that this Adams is located in Morgan County, we know of another 2 Indiana communities named Adams. Those communities are located in the following counties: Allen and Decatur County.

Beyond Indiana, there are 51 communities that are also named Adams - they are located in Alabama (2), California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia (5), Illinois (2), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (3), Nebraska (2), New Jersey, New York, North Carolina (2), North Dakota, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (4), South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (3), Vermont, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Adams.

Communities near Adams ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Adams.

  • Greenwood [Johnson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenwood
    • Greenwood [Johnson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Adams
    • Estimated population in 2019: 59,458 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenwood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenwood<5>
  • Plainfield [Hendricks County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plainfield
    • Plainfield [Hendricks County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Adams
    • Estimated population in 2019: 35,287 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plainfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plainfield<5>
  • Franklin [Johnson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Franklin
    • Franklin [Johnson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Adams
    • Estimated population in 2019: 25,608 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklin<5>
  • Avon [Hendricks County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Avon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Avon
    • Avon [Hendricks County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Adams
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,706 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Avon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Avon<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Martinsville [Morgan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Martinsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Martinsville
      • Martinsville [Morgan County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Adams
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,669 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martinsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Martinsville<5>
    • Mooresville [Morgan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mooresville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mooresville
      • Mooresville [Morgan County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Adams
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,788 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mooresville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mooresville<5>
    • Bargersville [Johnson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bargersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bargersville
      • Bargersville [Johnson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Adams
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,076 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bargersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bargersville<5>
    • New Whiteland [Johnson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Whiteland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Whiteland
      • New Whiteland [Johnson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Adams
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,241 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Whiteland
    • Whiteland [Johnson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whiteland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whiteland
      • Whiteland [Johnson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Adams
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,532 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whiteland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whiteland<5>
    • Southport [Marion County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southport
      • Southport [Marion County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Adams
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,770 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Southport<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Adams. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Adams.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Adams. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Adams.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Adams. See our Newspapers Page for Adams.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adams ...

Looking for more information about Adams? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Adams, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Adams.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Indiana

About Morgan County

About Indiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Adams. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Morgan County: www.morgancounty-il.com/

The official website for State of Indiana: https://www.in.gov

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Indiana's counties, including Morgan, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Adams - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Adams) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adams. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4823, Longitude: -86.3555       In this case, the coordinates for Adams have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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