Saint Peter, Indiana

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Saint Peter
Unincorporated community
Saint Peter is located in Indiana
Saint Peter
Saint Peter
Coordinates: 39°19′18″N 85°01′54″W / 39.32167°N 85.03167°W / 39.32167; -85.03167Coordinates: 39°19′18″N 85°01′54″W / 39.32167°N 85.03167°W / 39.32167; -85.03167
Country United States
State Indiana
County Franklin
Township Highland
Elevation[1] 965 ft (294 m)
ZIP code 47012
FIPS code 18-67230[2]
GNIS feature ID 442794

Saint Peter is an unincorporated community in Highland Township, Franklin County, Indiana.


Saint Peter (historically known as St. Peters) was laid out in 1853. It was built up chiefly by Germans, who established a large Catholic church.[3]

Saint Peter contained a post office from 1849 until 1906.[4]


Saint Peter is located at 39°19′18″N 85°01′54″W / 39.32167°N 85.03167°W / 39.32167; -85.03167.


  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ Reifel, August Jacob (1915). History of Franklin County, Indiana. Windmill Publications. p. 154. 
  4. ^ "Franklin County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 8 September 2014.