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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    In addition to the Indianapolis International Airport (IND), its facilities include the Downtown Heliport, Eagle Creek Airpark, Hendricks County Airport-Gordon Graham Field, Indianapolis Regional Airport and Metropolitan Airport.
    The training was sponsored by the United States Department of Justice and was attended by the members of the Plainfield police, Plainfield schools, Hendricks County Prosecutor's Office and the town, according to a(http://wishtv.com/2017/12/01/plainfield-police-officer-on-leave-after-complaints-about-her-comment/) report by WISH-TV, a CW-affiliated news television network.
    State Bank of Lizton is an independently owned and operated community bank with 11 full service locations throughout Hendricks and Boone Counties with offices in Avon, Brownsburg (2), Plainfield, Lizton and Pittsboro in Hendricks County and in Lebanon (2), Zionsville, Jamestown and Dover in Boone County.
    Boone County was the state's fastest-growing county with a 2.3 percent increase, followed by Hamilton County (2.0 percent) and Hendricks County (1.6 percent).
    A Hendricks County native, Anna currently lives in Indianapolis with her two cats and significant other.
    She started her career in 1986 with CNHI's Batesville Herald Tribune in Indiana, where she rose to ad director, and from 1999-2005, she was publisher of the company's Hendricks County Flyer in Avon, Ind.
    The $1.4 billion Indiana Members Credit Union in Indianapolis said Jay Puckett an IMCU branch manager, received the 2014 Leader of the Year award at the Leadership Hendricks County Annual Reunion and Meeting in January.
    This summer, over the 4th of July weekend, Native American People, American Indian enthusiasts, and interested observers from across the United States will be traveling to the Hendricks County Fairground in Danville, Indiana to participate in the 16th National Powwow (NPW), celebrating the music, dance, and craft of Native American cultures.
    Interestingly, this buck has a twin-scoring buck that was killed by Timothy Goode--also with a shotgun--back in 1980 in Hendricks County. These twin bucks will now share the No.
    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.
    A few days later, a friend of mine, Keith Mauzy, and I left for Hendricks County, Ind., in Keith's old 1940 Chevrolet truck.
    Species not previously captured in Hendricks County were the masked shrew (Sorex cinereus), deer mouse (Peromyscus maniculatus), and western harvest mouse (Reithrodontomys megalotis).