. The community was founded in 1904 by Ira S. Bean, who initially named its
Horger for John Miller Horger. In 1925, the Post Office Department established a new post office for Bean's Place to avoid confusion with the towns of
; however, the Horger post office did not close until 1929. Beans had a population of 25 through 1944 and was marked on highway maps as Beans Community through the 1980s.
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