Lake Fork, Illinois facts for kids
|Elevation||596 ft (182 m)|
|- summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|Postal code||62541 |
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Lake Fork was laid out in 1881. The community is named after Buffalo Lake, a now-vanished prairie wetland in southern Logan County on the upper reaches of the Lake Fork of Salt Creek. A post office called Lake Fork has been in operation since 1881.
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