Kosciusko County

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Kosciusko County, Indiana

121 N Lake St
Warsaw, IN 46580
Phone: (574) 372-2334
Fax: (574) 372-2338
www.kcgov.com

In north-central IN, south of Elkhart; established Feb 7, 1835 from Indian lands. Name Origin: For Thaddeus Kosciusko (1746-1817), Polish soldier who fought with the Americans during the Revolutionary War

Area (sq mi):: 554.34 (land 537.50; water 16.84) Population per square mile: 141.50
Population 2005: 76,072 State rank: 19 Population change: 2000-20005 2.70%; 1990-2000 13.40% Population 2000: 74,057 (White 92.90%; Black or African American 0.60%; Hispanic or Latino 5.00%; Asian 0.60%; Other 4.30%). Foreign born: 2.90%. Median age: 35.10
Income 2000: per capita $19,806; median household $43,939; Population below poverty level: 6.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,245-$29,279
Unemployment (2004): 4.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.60% Median travel time to work: 20.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 25.40%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Warsaw County seat (12,672)

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    It operates two facilities in Kosciusko County, in Warsaw and Claypool.
    Local Indiana newspaper the News-Sentinel recently reported that a Louis Dreyfus Corporation subsidiary has proposed the development of a new 250-acre "agro-industrial park" in Kosciusko County, IN.