Harrison County, Indiana
county in Indiana, United States
Harrison County is a county in the far southern part of the U.S. state of Indiana along the Ohio River. The county was created in 1808. As of 2020, 39,654 people lived there. The county seat is Corydon. Corydon used to be capital of Indiana.
|Founded||December 1, 1808|
|Named for||William Henry Harrison|
|• Total||486.52 sq mi (1,260.1 km2)|
|• Land||484.52 sq mi (1,254.9 km2)|
|• Water||2.00 sq mi (5.2 km2) 0.41%|
|• Density||83.3/sq mi (32.2/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC−5 (Eastern)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC−4 (EDT)|
|Indiana county #31|
Fourth oldest county in state
FIPS Code 061
- "QuickFacts: Harrison County, Indiana". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved September 25, 2023.
- "Harrison County QuickFacts". US Census Bureau. Archived from the original on June 7, 2011. Retrieved September 20, 2011.
- "Find a County – Harrison County IN". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on June 14, 2018. Retrieved January 21, 2012.
Other websites change
- Harrison County official website
- Harrison County tourism website
- Registered Harrison County Historic Sites
- Indiana Department of Education, Harrison County Schools
- Watchful Eye of Harrison County