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Alta, Indiana
Vermillion County's location in Indiana
Vermillion County's location in Indiana
Country United States
State Indiana
County Vermillion
Township Helt
Elevation
502 ft (153 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
47854
Area code(s) 765
GNIS feature ID 430118

Alta is an unincorporated community in Helt Township, Vermillion County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

History

The town was laid out in 1871. The name probably refers to "elevation".

Geography

Alta is located half a mile west of the Wabash River.

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