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Pelzer
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Indiana
County Warrick
Township Boon
Elevation 420 ft (130 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 47601
Area code(s) 812
GNIS feature ID 440986

Pelzer is an unincorporated community in Boon Township, Warrick County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

History

A post office was established at Pelzer in 1898, and remained in operation until 1900. The community bears the name of a family of settlers. Frederick William Pelzer, a local Warrick County farmer, immigrated from Germany in 1860.

Geography

Pelzer is located at 37°59′21″N 87°15′26″W / 37.98917°N 87.25722°W / 37.98917; -87.25722.


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