Indian River County, Florida

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Indian River County, Florida
Indian River County (Vero Beach).JPG
Indian River County Courthouse in Vero Beach
Seal of Indian River County, Florida
Location within Florida
Location within Florida
Map of the United States highlighting Florida
Florida's location within the U.S.
FoundedMay 30, 1925
Named forIndian River Lagoon
SeatVero Beach
 • Total617 sq mi (1,598 km2)
 • Land503 sq mi (1,303 km2)
 • Water114 sq mi (295 km2), 18.5%
Population (est.)
 • (2015)147,919
 • Density274/sq mi (106/km2)
Congressional district8th
Time zoneEastern: UTC−5/−4

Indian River County is a county in the U.S. state of Florida, and was formed on May 30, 1925. As of 2000, 112,947 people lived there. Its county seat is Vero Beach.