Somerset, Indiana facts for kids

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Census-designated place
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Country United States
State Indiana
County Wabash
Township Waltz
Elevation 814 ft (248 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 46940
FIPS code 18-70524
GNIS feature ID 443764

Somerset is an unincorporated census-designated place in Waltz Township, Wabash County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.


The Somerset post office has been in operation since 1848. An old variant name of the community was called Springfield.

Somerset was relocated when the Mississinewa dam was created. The original Somerset was located near the dam, and is now underwater.

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