Dorsey, Illinois

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Dorsey, Illinois
Unincorporated community
Dorsey, Illinois is located in Illinois
Dorsey, Illinois
Dorsey, Illinois
Coordinates: 38°58′25″N 90°00′05″W / 38.97361°N 90.00139°W / 38.97361; -90.00139Coordinates: 38°58′25″N 90°00′05″W / 38.97361°N 90.00139°W / 38.97361; -90.00139
Country United States
State Illinois
County Madison
Elevation 587 ft (179 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 62021
Area code(s) 618
GNIS feature ID 422634[1]

Dorsey is an unincorporated community in Madison County, Illinois, United States. Dorsey is located in Moro Township, 6 miles (9.7 km) north-northeast of Bethalto.[2] Dorsey has a post office with ZIP code 62021.[3] The community was founded by Ben L. Dorsey whose descendants still live in Dorsey and the surrounding area.[4]