Webster, Indiana

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Unincorporated community
Webster is located in Indiana
Webster is located in the US
Coordinates: 39°54′12″N 84°56′43″W / 39.90333°N 84.94528°W / 39.90333; -84.94528Coordinates: 39°54′12″N 84°56′43″W / 39.90333°N 84.94528°W / 39.90333; -84.94528
Country United States
State Indiana
County Wayne
Township Webster
Elevation[1] 1,060 ft (323 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 47392
Area code(s) 765
GNIS feature ID 445619

Webster is an unincorporated community in Webster Township, Wayne County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.[2]


Webster was laid out in about 1850.[3] An old variant name of the community was called Dover.[4]

The Webster post office has been in operation since 1851.[5]


Webster is located at 39°54′12″N 84°56′43″W / 39.90333°N 84.94528°W / 39.90333; -84.94528.


  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved 2016-06-19. 
  2. ^ "USGS detail on Webster". Retrieved 2007-11-08. 
  3. ^ History of Wayne County, Indiana: Together with Sketches of Its Cities, Villages and Towns, Volume 2. Inter-State Publishing Company. 1884. p. 809. 
  4. ^ Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History. Indiana University Press. p. 341. ISBN 978-0-253-32866-3. This village earlier was called Dover... 
  5. ^ "Wayne County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved July 7, 2016.