Hancock County , Indiana

Hancock County: County in Indiana, United States

Hancock County locator map
Location of Hancock County on Indiana map.


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 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 78,168 inhabitants. Its county seat is Greenfield. The county was created 194 years ago in 1827.


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 Courthouse 8387 image
Hancock Courthouse 8387

The largest city of Hancock County is Eden with a population of 4,521. Other cities include, Cleveland population 3,359, Greenfield population 735, Carrollton population 598 and Riley population 216. See all Hancock County cities & populated places.

Hancock Courthouse 8387 image

Hancock County map

Hancock County Quick Facts

Population : 78,168 (2019)
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 : 00:30:56 (28th July 2021)
Density : 98 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 10.45% (2010-2019)

Hancock County has 5 neighbours.

  • Greenfield


The population of Hancock County increased by 10.45% in 9 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

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People born in Hancock County (1)

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

Other places with the same name (9)

Hancock County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
McCordsville 7,479 Town in Vernon Township, Hancock County, Indiana, United States
Eden 4,521 Unincorporated community Hancock County, Indiana
Fortville 4,162 Town in Indiana, United States
Cleveland 3,359 City in Indiana, USA
New Palestine 2,559 Town of the United States
Shirley 888 Town in Indiana, USA
Greenfield 735 City in Indiana, United States; county seat of Hancock County
Carrollton 598 Unincorporated community in Indiana, United States
Wilkinson 454 Town in Indiana, United States
Spring Lake 228 Town in Hancock County, Indiana
Riley 216 Human settlement in Vigo County, Indiana, United States of America

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Hamilton County 338,011 County in Indiana, United States
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