About This Place
Yankeetown is a town in Levy County, Florida, United States. The population was 629 at the 2000 census. According to the U.S. Census Bureau's 2004 estimates, the town had a population of 672.
Yankeetown was founded in 1923 by the Indiana politician and lawyer Armanis F. Knotts, who moved to the area because of his great love for hunting.
Yankeetown is located at 29°1′52″N 82°43′12″W / 29.03111°N 82.72°W / 29.03111; -82.72 (29.031155, -82.720104).