Other cities in the 260 area code include: Kendallville, Bluffton, Decatur, Columbia City, Angola, Garrett, North Manchester, Portland, Huntertown, Ligonier, Berne, Ossian, Leo, Spencerville, Lagrange, Butler, Albion, Avilla, Waterloo, Fremont, South Whitley, Churubusco, Roanoke, Geneva, Harlan, Woodburn, Warren, Monroeville, Ashley, Silver Lake, Topeka, Andrews, Shipshewana, Hoagland, Pennville, Monroe, Yoder, Lagro, Howe, Kimmell, Saint Joe, Cromwell, Larwill, Uniondale, Corunna, Bryant, Salamonia, Craigville, Hamilton, Keystone, Liberty Center, Markle, Pleasant Lake, Urbana, Wawaka, and Wolcottville.
Fort Wayne is a city in the U.S. state of Indiana and the seat of Allen County. Located in northeastern Indiana, the city is 18 miles (29 km) west of the Ohio border and 50 miles (80 km) south of the Michigan border. With an estimated population of 260,326 in 2015, Fort Wayne is the 77th most populous city in the United States and the second largest in Indiana, after Indianapolis. It is the principal city of the Fort Wayne metropolitan area, consisting of Allen, Wells, and Whitley counties, a combined population of 419,453 as of 2011. In addition to the three core counties, the combined statistical area (CSA) includes Adams, DeKalb, Huntington, Noble, and Steuben counties, with an estimated population of 615,077. Under the direction of American Revolutionary War statesman Anthony Wayne, the United States Army built Fort Wayne last in a series of forts near the Miami tribe village of Kekionga in 1794. Named in Wayne's honor, the European-American settlement developed at the confluence of the St. Joseph, St. Marys, and Maumee rivers as a trading post for pioneers. The village was platted in 1823 and underwent tremendous growth after completion of the Wabash and Erie Canal and advent of the railroad. Once a booming manufacturing town located in what became known as the Rust Belt, Fort Wayne's economy in the 21st century is based upon distribution, transportation and logistics, healthcare, professional and business services, leisure and hospitality, and financial services. The city is a center for the defense industry which employs thousands. Fort Wayne was an All-America City Award recipient in 1982, 1998, and 2009. The city also received an Outstanding Achievement City Livability Award by the U.S. Conference of Mayors in 1999.
Huntington, known as the "Lime City", is the largest city in and the county seat of Huntington County, Indiana, United States. It is in Huntington and Union townships. The population was 17,391 at the 2010 census.
New Haven is a city in Adams, Jefferson, and St. Joseph townships, Allen County, Indiana, United States. It is adjacent to the city of Fort Wayne, the second largest city in Indiana, and is situated mostly along the southern banks of the Maumee River. The population was 15,709 as of the 2015 estimate.
The 260 area code lies within the Eastern Daylight Time Zone (or EDT). The current time in Eastern Daylight Time is 2:23 AM on Apr 19, 2021.