Hancock County, Indiana

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Hancock County
Hancock County courthouse in Greenfield
Hancock County courthouse in Greenfield
Map of Indiana highlighting Hancock County
Location within the U.S. state of Indiana
Map of the United States highlighting Indiana
Indiana's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 39°49′N 85°46′W / 39.82°N 85.77°W / 39.82; -85.77
Country United States
State Indiana
Founded1 March 1828
Named forJohn Hancock
Largest cityGreenfield
 • Total307.02 sq mi (795.2 km2)
 • Land306.02 sq mi (792.6 km2)
 • Water1.01 sq mi (2.6 km2)  0.33%
 • Total79,840
 • Density260/sq mi (100/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Congressional district6th
Indiana county number 30

Hancock County is a county in the U.S. state of Indiana. As of 2020, 79,840 people lived there.[1] The county seat is Greenfield.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "QuickFacts: Hancock County, Indiana". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved September 25, 2023.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 7 June 2011.