|Elevation||525 ft (160 m)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|Area code(s)||812, 930|
|GNIS feature ID||430075|
A post office called Algiers was established in 1885, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1955.
The town's name is part of the namesake of the Algers, Winslow and Western Railway which operates within Pike County.
Algiers is located at.
- "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved 2016-11-17.
- "Algiers, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2017-02-06.
- Goodspeed Brothers. History of Pike and Dubois Counties, Indiana. p. 355.
- Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History. Indiana University Press. p. 48. ISBN 978-0-253-32866-3.
...apparently for the city in North Africa...
- "USGS detail on Algiers - Variant Citation". Retrieved 2017-02-06.
- "Pike County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 5 October 2015.
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