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Tippecanoe County, Indiana

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Tippecanoe County was formed March 1, 1826, and named for the anglicization of "Kethtippecanoogi", a Miami people term meaning "place of the succor fish people." The county is best known for Purdue University, the 1811 Battle of Tippecanoe, and the Tippecanoe County Courthouse, a structure built in 1881 and included in the National Register of Historic Places.

For a complete list of Townships & Communities, please see Wikipedia.

Adjacent Counties


  • Battle Ground
  • Clarks Hill
  • Dayton
  • Otterbein (County Seat)
  • Shadeland
  • Romney



Tippecanoe County History

Nat'l Reg. of Hist. Places