JAMESTOWN -- The population here could triple in an annexation referendum vote today.

Only registered voters in the area that would be annexed can vote.

The election is set for 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the library near the municipal center.

The Berkeley County town has 72 residents, according to the 2010 census. The area to be annexed includes 168 registered voters.

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Jamestown extends less than a half-mile in each direction from the intersection of S.C. Highways 41 and 45 and U.S. Highway 17A.