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Welcome to Black Point ...

Black Point is located in Kosciusko County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Black Point: Black Pt.

Black Point is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Black Point (for example, toward Hamlet), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Communities Also Named Black Point ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Black Point - they are located in British Columbia, California, Connecticut, Florida (2), Maine, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia (4), Saskatchewan and Texas.

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

Communities near Black Point ...

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

  • Goshen [Elkhart County]
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    • Goshen [Elkhart County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Black Point
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,217 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goshen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goshen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goshen<5>
  • Columbia City [Whitley County]
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    • Columbia City [Whitley County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Black Point
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,234 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbia City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbia City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbia City<5>
  • Nappanee [Elkhart County]
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    • Nappanee [Elkhart County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Black Point
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,843 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nappanee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nappanee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nappanee<5>
  • Winona Lake [Kosciusko County]
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    • Winona Lake [Kosciusko County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Black Point
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,902 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winona Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winona Lake<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ligonier [Noble County]
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      • Ligonier [Noble County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Black Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,379 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ligonier have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ligonier<5>
    • Middlebury [Elkhart County]
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      • Middlebury [Elkhart County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Black Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,613 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middlebury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middlebury
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middlebury<5>
    • Syracuse [Kosciusko County]
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      • Syracuse [Kosciusko County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the west of Black Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,882 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Syracuse have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Syracuse<5>
    • Albion [Noble County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Albion
      • Albion [Noble County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Black Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,373 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albion
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albion<5>
    • Wakarusa [Elkhart County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wakarusa
      • Wakarusa [Elkhart County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Black Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,850 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wakarusa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wakarusa
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wakarusa<5>
    • Milford [Kosciusko County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milford
      • Milford [Kosciusko County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Black Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,565 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milford

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 Black Point. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Black Point.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Black Point. 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 Black Point.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Black Point ...

Looking for more information about Black Point? 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 Black Point, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Black Point.

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About Kosciusko County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Kosciusko County: www.kcgov.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 Kosciusko, 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 Black Point - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Black Point) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Black Point. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4050, Longitude: -85.6836       In this case, the coordinates for Black Point 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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