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Saint Joseph County,


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The Indiana state capital is Indianapolis.

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46601, 46613, 46614, 46615, 46616, 46617, 46619, 46628, 46635, 46637

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Statistics & Facts

The population of South Bend is approximately 107,789 (2000), 101168 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 45,757 (1990), 39760 (2010).

The amount of land area in South Bend is 94.334 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in South Bend is 39 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 1.104 sq kilometers.
The distance from South Bend to Washington DC is 542 miles. The distance to the Indiana state capital is 131 miles. (as the crow flies)
South Bend is positioned 41.67 degrees north of the equator and 86.26 degrees west of the prime meridian.

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South Bend location: in north-central Indiana, 10 miles south of the Michigan state line

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Climate & Weather

The climate for South Bend is seasonal with four full seasons. See this page for current time and weather in the area.
South Bend average annual precipitation is 36.52 inches per year.
South Bend average annual snowfall is 70.9 inches per year.
The average winter temperature is 24.4 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is 73.3 degrees F.
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History & History Related Items

South Bend history:

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In 1823, Alexis Coquillard founded a fur trade post and the settlement at that spot came to be known as South Bend. In the late 1800's, many large companies settled in the South Bend area, including the Studebaker Brothers Manufacturing Company, the world's largest produce of wagons and a number of others. By 1890, railroad lines had been firmly established to include South Bend which connected the area with Chicago and Toledo enabling it to grow with enthusiasm.
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South Bend attractions:

Home of University of Notre Dame

College Football Hall of Fame
111 South St. Joseph Street
South Bend, Indiana 46601
Phone: 574.235.9999
Toll Free: 1.800.440.FAME (3263)
Fax: 574.235.5720

The Studebaker National Museum
525 South Main Street
South Bend, IN 46601
Phone: 574/235-9714
Toll-free: 888/391-5600
Open daily except for some holidays. Please call ahead or see the website for currents hours of operation.

Northern Indiana Center for History
This center focuses on a 38 room Victorian mansion, Copshaholm, a 1930's cottage, several museums and much more.

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