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Highland, Missouri
unincorporated community
Location of Perry County, Missouri
Location of Perry County, Missouri
Country United States
State Missouri
County Perry
Township Cinque Hommes
Elevation 666 ft (203 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 63775
Area code(s) 573
FIPS code 29-32050
GNIS feature ID 719560

Highland is an unincorporated community in Cinque Hommes Township in Perry County, Missouri.

History

Highland’s name is topographical and was named after a nearby creek. It is located in the north-central part of Cinque Hommes Township. A post office was maintained there between 1891 – 1904.

The community has a Catholic church, St. Joseph parish, which was founded in 1870.

Geography

Highland is located 4 and a half miles southwest of Perryville, Missouri.

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