Jamestown (also known as Jimtown) is an unincorporated community in Baugo Township, Elkhart County, Indiana. It 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.
Jamestown is located at 41°38′08″N 86°01′22″W / 41.63556°N 86.02278°W.
The community's schools are operated by the Baugo Community Schools district and include Jimtown High School.
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