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New Somerset, Ohio
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Coordinates: 40°30′57″N 80°42′21″W / 40.51583°N 80.70583°W / 40.51583; -80.70583Coordinates: 40°30′57″N 80°42′21″W / 40.51583°N 80.70583°W / 40.51583; -80.70583
Country United States
State Ohio
Counties Jefferson
Elevation
1,207 ft (368 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
43964
Area code(s) 740
GNIS feature ID 1062552

New Somerset is an unincorporated community in northern Knox Township, Jefferson County, Ohio, United States. It lies south of Hammondsville along State Route 213, at 40°30′57″N 80°42′21″W / 40.51583°N 80.70583°W / 40.51583; -80.70583.

New Somerset is part of the Weirton–Steubenville, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area.

History

New Somerset was laid out in 1816. A post office called New Somerset was established in 1851, and remained in operation until 1907.

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