Waterford, Indiana

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Unincorporated community
Waterford is located in Indiana
Coordinates: 41°40′17″N 86°50′42″W / 41.67139°N 86.84500°W / 41.67139; -86.84500Coordinates: 41°40′17″N 86°50′42″W / 41.67139°N 86.84500°W / 41.67139; -86.84500
Country United States
State Indiana
County LaPorte
Township Coolspring
Elevation[1] 643 ft (196 m)
ZIP code 46360
FIPS code 18-81242[2]
GNIS feature ID 445536

Waterford is an unincorporated community in Coolspring Township, LaPorte County, Indiana.


Waterford contained a post office between 1850 and 1900.[3] The community grew around a gristmill.[4]

Notable residents and natives[edit]

U.S. Representative John Rarick (1924-2009) of Louisiana was born in Waterford.


  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ "LaPorte County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 29 December 2014. 
  4. ^ History of La Porte County, Indiana: Together with Sketches of Its Cities, Villages, and Townships. C. C. Chapman & Co. 1880. p. 682.