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Welcome to Zelma ...

Zelma is located in Lawrence County.

Zelma is 840 feet [256 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Note: If you leave Zelma and travel south, you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

The area code for Zelma: (812)

Communities near Zelma ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Zelma and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Bedford   [Map]   13,296   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Bloomington   [Map]   85,071   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Brownstown   [Map]   2,912   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Campbellsburg   [Map]   576   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Judah   [Map]   ---   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Medora   [Map]   687   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Zelma.

Communities Also Named Zelma ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Zelma - it's located in Saskatchewan.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Zelma. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Zelma. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Zelma.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Zelma:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Zelma ...

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

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Zelma - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Zelma. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Zelma) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Zelma. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Zelma

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Zelma. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.9353, Longitude: -86.3017     [Map].

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Zelma.

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