Howard County, Indiana

Howard County: County in Indiana, United States


Howard County is a county located in the U.S. state of Indiana. As of the 2010 census, the population was 82,752 and a population density of 109 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 82,732 inhabitants. Its county seat is Kokomo. The county was created 179 years ago in 1844.

Quick Facts about Howard County

Population : 82,732 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Indiana (United States)
Different from : Howard County, Howard County, Howard County, Howard County, Howard County, Howard County
Area : 761 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.29%
Land as percent of area : 99.71%
Named for : Tilghman Howard
Capital : Kokomo
Establishment : January 01, 1844
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 01:34:42 (6th June 2023)
Density : 109 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -0.02% (2010-2020)
Howard County locator map
Location of Howard County on Indiana map.
Kokomo-indiana-courthouse image
Kokomo-indiana-courthouse image


Howard County is located at 40°29'1"N 86°7'1"W (40.4835900, -86.1169300). It has 5 neighbors: Carroll County, Cass County, Clinton County, Miami County and Tipton County.

Howard County map

The largest city of Howard County is Kokomo with a population of 58,243. Other cities include and Russiaville population 1,103. See all Howard County cities & populated places.

Howard County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Kokomo 58,243 City in Indiana, United States
Indian Heights 3,011 Census-designated place in Howard County, Indiana
Greentown 2,367 Town in Indiana, United States
Russiaville 1,103 City in Howard County, Indiana, United States of America

Howard County has 5 neighbours.


According to census records, the population of Howard County decreased by 0.02% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 82,752 - census
2011 82,797 0.05% estimation process
2012 82,839 0.05% estimation process
2013 82,738 -0.12% estimation process
2014 82,605 -0.16% estimation process
2015 82,338 -0.32% estimation process
2016 82,304 -0.04% estimation process
2017 82,210 -0.11% estimation process
2018 82,257 0.06% estimation process
2019 82,544 0.35% estimation process
2020 82,732 0.23% estimation process

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People born in Howard County (3)

People born in Howard County, including politician Edward L. Jackson, basketball player Ted Kitchel, automobile manufacturer Edgar Apperson, .


Other places with the same name (7)

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