Starke County , Indiana

Starke County: County in Indiana, United States

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Starke County is a county located in the U.S. state of Indiana. As of the 2010 census, the population was 23,363 and a population density of 29 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 22,995 inhabitants. Its county seat is Knox. The county was created 171 years ago in 1849.


Starke County is located at 41°16'51"N 86°38'52"W (41.2809300, -86.6476500). It has 4 neighbors: LaPorte County, Porter County, Pulaski County and Saint Joseph County.

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The largest city of Starke County is North Judson with a population of 1,712. Other cities include and Koontz Lake population 1,557. See all Starke County cities & populated places.

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Starke County Quick Facts

Population : 22,995 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Indiana (United States)
Different from : Stark County, Stark County, Stark County
Phone Area Codes : +1 574
Area : 809 km2
Official name : Starke County
Named for : John Stark
Altitude : 2,336 feet / 712 meters
Capital : Knox
Establishment : January 01, 1850
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 17:38:01 (27th July 2021)
Density : 28 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -1.6% (2010-2019)

Starke County has 4 neighbours.

  • Knox


According to census records, the population of Starke County decreased by 1.6% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 23,363 - census
2011 23,171 -0.83% estimation process
2012 23,160 -0.05% estimation process
2013 23,139 -0.09% estimation process
2014 22,956 -0.8% estimation process
2015 22,860 -0.42% estimation process
2016 23,019 0.69% estimation process
2017 22,935 -0.37% estimation process
2018 22,951 0.07% estimation process
2019 22,995 0.19% estimation process

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People born in Starke County (1)

United States federal judge Don Nelson Laramore was born in Starke County

Starke County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Knox 3,597
North Judson 1,712 City in Starke County, Indiana, United States of America
Koontz Lake 1,557 City in Indiana, United States of America
Bass Lake 1,195 Census designated place

Indiana Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Indiana 6,732,219 State of the United States of America
Marion County 964,582 County in Oregon, United States
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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