Somerset

Name:

Somerset

County:

Windham

Zip Code:

 

Latitude / Longitude:

42°58′00″N 72°58′00″W / 42.96667°N 72.96667°W / 42.96667

Elevation:

2,000 ft (610 m)

Time Zone:

Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)

Comments:

Somerset is an unincorporated township and former town in Windham County, Vermont, United States. As of the 2000 census, it had a total population of 5, which was reported to have dropped to two in 2011. Somerset is one of five unincorporated towns in Vermont, having been disincorporated in 1937. The town has no local government and the town’s affairs are handled by a state-appointed supervisor.

Remains:

 

Established:

1761

Disestablished:

1937

Current Status:

unincorporated

Remarks:

On March 5, 1947, Somerset had 78 inches (200 cm) of snow on the ground, the greatest daily snow depth for any location anywhere in Vermont.

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