White County, Indiana

county in Indiana, United States

White County is a county in the U.S. state of Indiana. As of 2020, 24,688 people lived there.[1] The county seat is Monticello.[2]

White County
White County Courthouse in Monticello
White County Courthouse in Monticello
Map of Indiana highlighting White County
Location within the U.S. state of Indiana
Map of the United States highlighting Indiana
Indiana's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 40°45′N 86°52′W / 40.75°N 86.86°W / 40.75; -86.86
Country United States
State Indiana
Founded1 February 1834 (authorized)
Named forIsaac White
Largest cityMonticello
 • Total508.68 sq mi (1,317.5 km2)
 • Land505.12 sq mi (1,308.3 km2)
 • Water3.56 sq mi (9.2 km2)  0.70%
 • Total24,688
 • Density49/sq mi (19/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Congressional district4th
Indiana county number 91


  1. 1.0 1.1 "QuickFacts: White County, Indiana". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved September 27, 2023.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.