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Jamestown, Elkhart County, Indiana

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Country  United States
County  Elkhart
ZIP code  46517
Elevation  237 m
State  Indiana
Township  Baugo
FIPS code  18-37710
Local time  Saturday 10:17 PM
Jamestown, Elkhart County, Indiana
Weather  3°C, Wind NW at 14 km/h, 80% Humidity

Jamestown (also known as Jimtown) is an unincorporated community in Baugo Township, Elkhart County, Indiana.

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Map of Jamestown, Baugo Township, IN 46517, USA

History

Jamestown was officially established as a village in 1835, a few years after eight families formed a settlement at the location, which was near a Potawatomi community. It was named for its founder, James Davis.

Geography

Jamestown is located at 41°38′08″N 86°01′22″W. Jamestown is traversed by Baugo Creek, and borders the Saint Joseph river to the north.

Education

The community's schools are operated by the Baugo Community Schools district, with approximately 1900 students, and include Jimtown High School, Jimtown Junior High School, Jimtown Elementary School, and Harley Holben Elementary School. The Jimtown school mascot is the Jimmie.

References

Jamestown, Elkhart County, Indiana Wikipedia


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