Fountain County , Indiana

Fountain County: County in Indiana, United States

About

Fountain County is a county located in the U.S. state of Indiana. As of the 2010 census, the population was 17,240 and a population density of 17 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 16,346 inhabitants. Its county seat is Covington. The county was created 195 years ago in 1825.

Geography

Fountain County is located at 40°7'15"N 87°14'31"W (40.1208700, -87.2419900). It has 5 neighbors: Parke County, Vermillion County, Montgomery County, Tippecanoe County and Warren County.

Fountain County Courthouse front  southern angle image
Fountain County Courthouse front southern angle

The largest city of Fountain County is Attica with a population of 3,241. Other cities include, Covington population 2,500, Coal Creek population 1,552, Hillsboro population 538 and Kingman population 461. See all Fountain County cities & populated places.

Weather

Fountain County forecast: Sunny, with a high near 82. more

Fountain County Courthouse front  southern angle image

Fountain County map

Fountain County Quick Facts

Population : 16,346 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Indiana (United States)
Area : 1031 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.56%
Land as percent of area : 99.44%
Named for : James Fontaine
Altitude : 633 feet / 193 meters
Capital : Covington
Establishment : December 12, 1825
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 22:20:14 (4th August 2021)
Density : 16 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -5.47% (2010-2019)
Weather : 82℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Fountain County has 5 neighbours.

  • Covington

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Fountain County decreased by 5.47% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 17,240 - census
2011 17,157 -0.48% estimation process
2012 17,117 -0.23% estimation process
2013 16,882 -1.39% estimation process
2014 16,693 -1.13% estimation process
2015 16,537 -0.94% estimation process
2016 16,457 -0.49% estimation process
2017 16,419 -0.23% estimation process
2018 16,390 -0.18% estimation process
2019 16,346 -0.27% estimation process

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People born in Fountain County (1)

American football player (1924-2005) Ted Hazelwood was born in Fountain County

Fountain County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Fountain County.

City Name Population Title
Attica 3,241 Historical region of Greece, including the city of Athens
Covington 2,500 City in Fountain County, Indiana, United States
Veedersburg 2,047 Town in Fountain County, Indiana, United States
Coal Creek 1,552 Unincorporated community in Fountain County, Indiana
Hillsboro 538
Kingman 461 Human settlement in Fountain County, Indiana, United States of America
Newtown 243 Town in Indiana, United States
Mellott 193 Human settlement in Fountain County, Indiana, United States of America
Wallace 82 Town in Indiana, United States of America

Indiana Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
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Indianapolis 886,220 City in and county seat of Marion County, Indiana, United States and the Indiana federated state capital city
Lake County 485,493 County in Indiana, United States
Allen County 379,299 County in Indiana, United States
Hamilton County 338,011 County in Indiana, United States
Saint Joseph County 271,826 County in Indiana, United States
Fort Wayne 270,402 County seat of Allen County, Indiana, United States
Elkhart County 206,341 County in Indiana, United States
Tippecanoe County 195,732 County in the northwest quadrant of Indiana, United States
Vanderburgh County 181,451 County in Indiana, United States
Porter County 170,389 County in Indiana, United States
Hendricks County 170,311 County in Indiana, United States
Johnson County 158,167 County in Indiana, United States
Monroe County 148,431 County in Indiana, United States
Madison County 129,569 County in Indiana, United States

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