City of North Vernon
Once the third busiest railroad crossing in the state of Indiana, North Vernon is the only city in Jennings County.
►City of North Vernon
Town of Vernon
The Town of Vernon is located in the Vernon Township. As of the 2010 census, the town population was 318. As the county seat of Jennings County, it is the smallest town with that designation in the state of Indiana. It is nearly surrounded by the Muscatatuck River.
►Town of Vernon
~ Census-designated Places ~
The Butlerville post office was established in 1851. An early settler being a former resident of Butlerville, Ohio, caused the name to be selected.
Butlerville was legally platted in 1853.
Hannah Milhous Nixon, mother of President Richard Nixon, was born near Butlerville.
The community was home to Butlerville High School, home of the Bulldogs; which graduated classes from ~1910 thru 1950. Today, the community is serviced by Jennings County High School.
As of the 2010 census it had a population of 282.
Country Squire Lakes
The community is in northwestern Jennings County, in the southeast corner of Geneva Township. It is built around Country Squire Lake, a reservoir on Sixmile Creek, as well as several smaller lakes. The lakes in the western part of the community drain to Mutton Creek. Sixmile and Mutton Creeks are southwest-flowing tributaries of the Vernon Fork of the Muscatatuck River and part of the White River watershed.
►Country Squire Lakes
As of the 2010 census it had a population of 3,571.
Hayden (also Hardenburgh or Six Mile) is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in central Spencer Township. As of the 2010 census it had a population of 521.
Scipio is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Geneva Township. As of the 2010 census it had a population of 153.
~ Other Unincorporated Places ~
Brewersville, Commiskey, Four Corners, Grayford, Hilltown, Lovett, Nebraska, Paris, Paris Crossing, Queensville, San Jacinto, Walnut Ridge, Zenas