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Derby, Indiana
Unincorporated community
Overview from Mulzer Park
Overview from Mulzer Park
Country United States
State Indiana
County Perry
Township Union
Elevation 449 ft (137 m)
ZIP code 47525
GNIS feature ID 450842

Derby is an unincorporated community along the Ohio River in far southern Union Township, Perry County, Indiana, United States. It lies at the intersection of State Roads 66 and 70 above the city of Tell City, the county seat of Perry County. Its elevation is 449 feet (137 m), and it is located at 38°1′49″N 86°31′38″W / 38.03028°N 86.52722°W / 38.03028; -86.52722 (38.0303400, -86.5272018). Although Derby is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 47525.

History

Derby was platted in 1835. The community was named after Derby, in the United Kingdom. A post office has been in operation at Derby since 1852.

Derby, Indiana
Photo from Small Town Indiana photo survey.

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