Howard, Ohio

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Howard is a census-designated place in southern Howard Township, Knox County, Ohio, United States.[1] It is located at Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.. The United States Postal Service has assigned Howard the ZIP Code 43028.

History

Originally called Kinderhook, the community adopted the name Howard when the railroad was extended to that point.[2] A post office called Howard has been in operation since 1872.[3]

Education

East Knox High School is located in Howard. It lies along U.S. Route 36. Howard is also the home of the East Knox Local School District board offices.[4] The Kokosing Gap Trail runs through Howard, Ohio.[5]

References

  1. U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Howard, Ohio
  2. Graham, Albert Adams (1881). History of Knox County, Ohio: Its Past and Present, Containing a Condensed, Comprehensive History of Ohio. A. A. Graham & Company. p. 478.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. "Knox County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 29 December 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  4. East Knox Local Schools, East Knox Local School District, 2006-05-24. Accessed 2007-10-26.
  5. http://www.kokosinggaptrail.com/Trail_Information.html

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