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Vigo
Unincorporated community
Vigo County's location in Indiana
Vigo County's location in Indiana
Country United States
State Indiana
County Vigo
Township Prairie Creek
Elevation 463 ft (141 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 47802
Area code(s) 812
GNIS feature ID 445288

Vigo, Indiana is a small unincorporated community in Vigo County in the U.S. state of Indiana. Vigo is in Prairie Creek Township, about 6 miles (9.7 km) southwest of Terre Haute, the county seat.

Vigo is at an elevation of 463 feet (141 m). It is in the 47802 zip code, the Wabash Valley and the Terre Haute Metropolitan Statistical Area.

History

A post office was established at Vigo in 1844, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1905.


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