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Cory, Indiana is located in Clay County, Indiana
Cory, Indiana
Cory, Indiana
Location in Clay County, Indiana
Country United States
State Indiana
County Clay
Township Perry
630 ft (190 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
FIPS code 18-15238
GNIS feature ID 432999

Cory is an unincorporated community in Perry Township, Clay County, Indiana. It is part of the Terre Haute Metropolitan Statistical Area. Cory hosts the annual Cory Apple Festival.


Cory was platted in 1872. It was named for Simeon Cory, an area businessman.


Cory is located at 39°22′56″N 87°12′21″W / 39.38222°N 87.20583°W / 39.38222; -87.20583.

Notable People from Cory

Pamela J. Farris, Ph.D., Author and Distinguished Teaching Professor

John Rector, baseball pitcher and basketball player, was a minor league player for Baltimore Orioles

Robert Jackson, standout basketball player for Cory High School, successful businessman, and professional bowler

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