Hendricks County

Hendricks County, Indiana

PO Box 599
Danville, IN 46122
Phone: (317) 745-9231
Fax: (317) 745-9306

In central IN, west of Indianapolis; established Dec 20, 1823 from Indian lands. Name Origin: For William Hendricks (1782-1850), IN legislator, governor (1822-25), and U.S. senator (1825-37)

Area (sq mi):: 408.88 (land 408.39; water 0.48) Population per square mile: 312.20
Population 2005: 127,483 State rank: 12 Population change: 2000-20005 22.50%; 1990-2000 37.50% Population 2000: 104,093 (White 96.00%; Black or African American 1.10%; Hispanic or Latino 1.10%; Asian 0.70%; Other 1.60%). Foreign born: 1.60%. Median age: 35.60
Income 2000: per capita $23,129; median household $55,208; Population below poverty level: 3.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $30,755-$30,455
Unemployment (2004): 3.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.20% Median travel time to work: 25.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 63.10%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Plainfield (22,564)
  • Brownsburg (17,622)

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    NEW YORK -- Fitch Ratings has withdrawn its ratings for the following Hendricks County Building Facilities Corporation (IN) bond due to prerefunding activity:
    They would step to the podium and humbly thank, in order, God, their family, the long-deceased founders of our town, then end with an unrehearsed and lengthy speech on the general wonders of America and the specific virtues of Danville and Hendricks County, Indiana.
    Species not previously captured in Hendricks County were the masked shrew (Sorex cinereus), deer mouse (Peromyscus maniculatus), and western harvest mouse (Reithrodontomys megalotis).
    Cinda Kelley, executive director of Hendricks County Economic Development Partnership, sees continued growth of distribution centers.
    Thanks to their help, Jake gets to enter the Hendricks County Fair's first-ever Ten-Mile Stock Auto Event.
    Acccording to the Indianapolis Star, the Indiana Supreme Court, the Indiana Court of Appeals and a Hendricks County judge have all denied attempts by Nucor Corp.
    com)-- For the first time in almost a decade, an FM radio station will be located in Hendricks County in the very near future.
    The facility, Wellbrooke of Avon, is located in Hendricks County, Indiana, and marks the third installment of the Wellbrooke brand in the state.
    Knisely started her career in 2000 at suburban Indianapolis' Hendricks County Flyer and over four years, rose to assistant editor.
    Terre Haute, IN Hendricks County Regional Health, Danville, IN Indiana Wesleyan University School of Nursing, Marion, IN King's Daughters' Hospital & Health Services, Madison, IN LaPorte Regional Health System, LaPorte, IN Lutheran Health Network, Fort Wayne, IN Major Hospital, Shelbyville, IN MCV & Associates Healthcare Inc.
    Hendricks County continues its growth in distribution with Guitar Center, Dicks Sporting Goods and Ozburn-Hessey Logistics (OHL), reports Harold Gutzwiller, executive director of the Hendricks County Economic Development Partnership.
    We documented eight new county records for Hendricks County and one new county record for Marion County.