Hancock County, Indiana

Hancock County: County in Indiana, United States


Hancock County is a county located in the U.S. state of Indiana. As of the 2010 census, the population was 70,002 and a population density of 88 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 79,553 inhabitants. Its county seat is Greenfield. The county was created 196 years ago in 1827.

Quick Facts about Hancock County

Population : 79,553 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Indiana (United States)
Different from : Hancock County, Hancock County, Hancock County, Hancock County, Hancock County, Hancock County, Hancock County, Hancock County, Hancock County
Area : 794 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.33%
Land as percent of area : 99.67%
Named for : John Hancock
Capital : Greenfield
Establishment : January 01, 1827
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 14:06:35 (9th June 2023)
Density : 100 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 12.01% (2010-2020)
Hancock County locator map
Location of Hancock County on Indiana map.
Hancock Courthouse 8387 image
Hancock Courthouse 8387
Hancock Courthouse 8387 image


Hancock County is located at 39°49'25"N 85°46'24"W (39.8235500, -85.7732400). It has 5 neighbors: Henry County, Rush County, Shelby County, Hamilton County and Madison County.

Hancock County map

The largest city of Hancock County is Eden with a population of 4,577. Other cities include, Cleveland population 3,376, Greenfield population 731, Carrollton population 596 and Riley population 217. See all Hancock County cities & populated places.

Hancock County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
McCordsville 7,750 Town in Vernon Township, Hancock County, Indiana, United States
Eden 4,577 Unincorporated community Hancock County, Indiana
Fortville 4,220 Town in Indiana, United States
Cleveland 3,376 City in Indiana, USA
New Palestine 2,656 Town of the United States
Shirley 906 Town in Indiana, USA
Greenfield 731 City in Indiana, United States; county seat of Hancock County
Carrollton 596 Unincorporated community in Indiana, United States
Wilkinson 451 Town in Indiana, United States
Spring Lake 231 Town in Hancock County, Indiana
Riley 217 Human settlement in Vigo County, Indiana, United States of America

Hancock County has 5 neighbours.

  • Greenfield


The population of Hancock County increased by 12.01% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 70,002 - census
2011 70,363 0.51% estimation process
2012 70,582 0.31% estimation process
2013 70,980 0.56% estimation process
2014 71,754 1.08% estimation process
2015 72,413 0.91% estimation process
2016 73,765 1.83% estimation process
2017 74,998 1.64% estimation process
2018 76,478 1.94% estimation process
2019 78,168 2.16% estimation process
2020 79,553 1.74% estimation process

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People born in Hancock County (1)

American football player and coach Herman Pritchard was born in Hancock County

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