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Jacksonville
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Indiana
County Switzerland
Township Jefferson
Elevation 863 ft (263 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 47043
Area code(s) 812
GNIS feature ID 436905

Jacksonville is an unincorporated community in Jefferson Township, Switzerland County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

History

Jacksonville was platted in 1815. A post office was established at Jacksonville in 1841, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1867.

Geography

Jacksonville is located at 38°49′44″N 85°02′56″W / 38.82889°N 85.04889°W / 38.82889; -85.04889.

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