Sims is an unincorporated census-designated place in Sims Township, Grant County, Indiana. In 2000 it had a population of 250.
The community took its name from Sims Township. A post office was established at Sims in 1881, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1992.
Sims is located at 40°29′59″N 85°51′19″W / 40.49972°N 85.85528°W near the county's western border. A rail line operated by the Central Railroad Company of Indianapolis passes along the north side of town.
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...named for Sims Township, in which it is located...
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