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Saint Joseph County, Indiana
Map
Map of Indiana highlighting Saint Joseph County
Location in the state of Indiana
Map of the USA highlighting Indiana
Indiana's location in the U.S.
Statistics
Founded 1830
Seat South Bend
Largest City South Bend
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

461.38 sq mi (1,195 km²)
457.85 sq mi (1,186 km²)
3.54 sq mi (9 km²), 0.77%
PopulationEst.
 - (2018)
 - Density

270,771
580/sq mi (224/km²)
Time zone Eastern: UTC-5/-4
Website: www.sjcindiana.com
Named for: St. Joseph River
 
  • Indiana county number 71
  • Fifth-most populous county in Indiana as of 2010

St. Joseph County, commonly called St. Joe County by locals, is a county located in the U.S. state of Indiana. As of Census 2010, the population was 266,931. The county seat is South Bend.


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