Harrison County, Indiana
|Coordinates: 38°12′N 86°07′W / 38.2°N 86.12°W|
|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%%|
| • Estimate |
|• Density||81.2/sq mi (31.4/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC−5 (Eastern)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC−4 (EDT)|
|Indiana county #31|
Fourth oldest county in state
FIPS Code 061
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 2010, 39,364 people lived there. The county seat is Corydon. Corydon used to be capital of Indiana.
References[change | change source]
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 "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 | change source]
- 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