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Dexter is an unincorporated community in Effingham County, in the U.S. state of Illinois.

History

The Dexter post office closed in 1926. The community's name honors Josia Lufkin Dexter, a local pioneer.

Coordinates: 39°04′51″N 88°41′00″W / 39.08083°N 88.68333°W / 39.08083; -88.68333

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