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Cato, Indiana
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Indiana
County Pike
Township Jefferson
Elevation 489 ft (149 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 47598
Area code(s) 812
GNIS feature ID 432243

Cato is an unincorporated community in Jefferson Township, Pike County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

History

A post office was established at Cato in 1894, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1903. According to Ronald L. Baker, the community may be named after Cato, New York.

Geography

Cato is located at 38°26′12″N 87°11′08″W / 38.43667°N 87.18556°W / 38.43667; -87.18556.


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