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Dorsey, Illinois
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Illinois
County Madison
Elevation 587 ft (179 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 62021
Area code(s) 618
GNIS feature ID 422634

Dorsey is an unincorporated community in Madison County, Illinois, United States. Dorsey is located in Moro Township, 6 miles (9.7 km) north-northeast of Bethalto. Dorsey has a post office with ZIP code 62021.

History

A post office has been in operation at Dorsey since 1857. The community bears the name of Samuel L. Dorsey, a local pioneer.


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