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De Kalb County, Indiana


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History & History-related items

City Attractions


Chamber of Commerce.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.


Statistics & Facts

The Indiana state capital is Indianapolis.
The population of Auburn is approximately 10,000 (2001), 12731 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 3,853 (1990), 5226 (2010).
The amount of land area in Auburn is 11.725 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Auburn to Washington DC is 472 miles.
The distance to the Indiana state capital is 124 miles. (as the crow flies)
Auburn is positioned 41.36 degrees north of the equator and 85.05 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Auburn average annual rainfall is 34.3 inches per year
Auburn average annual snowfall is 31.8 inches per year.
The average winter temperature is 23.3 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is 73.3 degrees F.


in Northeastern Indiana at the junction of Interstate 69 and State Road 8

Auburn is about 20 miles north of Fort Wayne, and 125 miles southeast of Chicago, Illinois.
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seasonal. News and weather for Auburn.
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History & History Related Items

In 1836, Wesley Park and John Badlam Howe came to the area to locate a site for a county seat for DeKalb County. Settling on the Auburn area, Mr. Park helped the small village to grow. It quickly became a town after an election on 22 September 1849. It became a city on 26 March 1900.
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Official site for Auburn, Indiana

Hoosier Air Museum

American Heritage Village
the Dean V. Kruse Foundation's Historical Preservation Project, the American Heritage Village. opening Fall, 2001
Kruse Automotive Museum
World War II Victory Museum
P.O. Box One, Auburn, Indiana 46706
phone: 260-927-8042
fax: 260-927-8043
The Kruse Automotive Museum will display the evolution of the automobile from its earliest days up to the present.

Auburn Cord Duesenberg Festival, Inc.
1600 South Wayne Street
Auburn, IN 46706
Phone: (260) 925-3600
Fax: (260) 925-7200

Auburn Cord Duesenberg Museum
Automotive Museum
1600 South Wayne Street
Auburn, IN 467060271
Phone: (260) 925-1444
Fax: (260) 925-6266

Attractions in Auburn and the area.

Take a photo tour of Auburn - Lots of great photographs.
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Auburn City Government

Official site for Auburn, Indiana

Auburn is the seat of DeKalb County

Auburn Chamber

Auburn Chamber of Commerce
208 South Jackson
PO Box 168
Auburn, IN 46706
Phone: (260) 925-2100

Auburn Organizations

Auburn Chamber of Commerce
208 South Jackson
PO Box 168
Auburn, IN 46706
Phone: (260) 925-2100
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The population of Auburn was:
1990 - 9,735
2001 - 10,000

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