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Welcome to Carbondale ...

Carbondale is located in Warren County<1>.

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

Carbondale is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Carbondale (for example, toward Alvin (IL)), you will soon leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Carbondale is located in the (765) area code.

Communities Also Named Carbondale ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Carbondale - they are located in Alberta, California (2), Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Texas (2) and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Carbondale ...

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

  • Hoopeston [Vermilion County]
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    • Hoopeston [Vermilion County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Carbondale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,940 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hoopeston 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 Hoopeston<5>
  • Attica [Fountain County]
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    • Attica [Fountain County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Carbondale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,324 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Attica<5>
  • Covington [Fountain County]
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    • Covington [Fountain County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Carbondale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,540 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Covington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Covington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Covington<5>
  • Fowler [Benton County]
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    • Fowler [Benton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Carbondale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,305 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fowler<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Veedersburg [Fountain County]
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      • Veedersburg [Fountain County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Carbondale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,058 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Veedersburg 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 Veedersburg<5>
    • Williamsport [Warren County]
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      • Williamsport [Warren County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Carbondale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,837 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williamsport 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 Williamsport<5>
    • Otterbein [Benton County]
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      • Otterbein [Benton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Carbondale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,258 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Otterbein 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 Otterbein<5>
    • Rossville [Vermilion County]
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      • Rossville [Vermilion County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Carbondale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,202 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rossville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rossville<5>
    • Oxford [Benton County]
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      • Oxford [Benton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Carbondale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,145 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oxford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oxford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oxford<5>
    • Boswell [Benton County]
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      • Boswell [Benton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Carbondale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 767 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boswell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boswell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boswell<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 Carbondale. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Carbondale.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Carbondale ...

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

Adding Carbondale to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Carbondale in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Carbondale was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Carbondale on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1908.

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Carbondale on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Warren County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Warren, 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 Carbondale - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Carbondale) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Carbondale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3600, Longitude: -87.3478       In this case, the coordinates for Carbondale 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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