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Speer, Illinois
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Illinois
County Stark
Elevation 741 ft (226 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 61479
Area code(s) 309
GNIS feature ID 423196

Speer is an unincorporated community in Stark County, Illinois, United States, located 8 miles (13 km) southeast of Wyoming. Speer has a post office with ZIP code 61479.

History

A post office called Speer has been in operation since 1902. The community was named for E. K. and E. M. Speer, the original owners of the town site.


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