Peoria, Missouri facts for kids

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Peoria is an unincorporated community in Washington County, in the U.S. state of Missouri.

History

A post office called Peoria was established in 1908, and remained in operation until 1934. The community's name, which was one of several choices offered by postal officials, most likely is a transfer from Peoria, Illinois.

Coordinates: 37°45′22″N 90°53′03″W / 37.75611°N 90.88417°W / 37.75611; -90.88417


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