Counties in Indiana

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Indiana is divided into 92 counties.[1]

Types of local government

Local government in Indiana consists of:

  • 569 city governments.
  • 1006 town governments.
  • 91 county governments.
  • In addition, there are 737 special districts and 291 independent school districts.[2]

City classifications:

All 569 cities in Indiana are classified as general law cities.

Initiative process availability

See also: Laws governing local ballot measures in Indiana

There are no local units of government in Indiana that make an initiative process available.[3]

County website evaluations

See also: Evaluation of Indiana county websites

As of 2009:

  • 12 counties posted their budgets online.
  • 28 counties included information on their websites about public government meetings.
  • 32 included information about the county's elected officials.
  • 46 included information about the county's administrative officials.
  • 15 counties gave information about permits and zoning in the county.
  • Seven of the counties put information on their websites about audits that the county government has had performed.
  • Four county websites gave information about contracts with county vendors.
  • Zero county websites disclosed whether the county belong to any government sector lobbying associations.
  • One county provided information on how to request public records using the Indiana Access to Public Records Act.
  • 19 county websites provided some information about county taxes.

Counties without websites

As of October 2009, 27 of Indiana's 92 counties had no website.

List of counties

Map of Indiana counties
County County seat
Adams County, Indiana Decatur, Indiana
Allen County, Indiana Fort Wayne, Indiana
Bartholomew County, Indiana Columbus, Indiana
Benton County, Indiana Fowler, Indiana
Blackford County, Indiana Hartford City, Indiana
Boone County, Indiana Lebanon, Indiana
Brown County, Indiana Nashville, Indiana
Carroll County, Indiana Delphi, Indiana
Cass County, Indiana Logansport, Indiana
Clark County, Indiana Jeffersonville, Indiana
Clay County, Indiana Brazil, Indiana
Clinton County, Indiana Frankfort, Indiana
Crawford County, Indiana English, Indiana
Daviess County, Indiana Washington, Indiana
Dearborn County, Indiana Lawrenceburg, Indiana
Decatur County, Indiana Greensburg, Indiana
DeKalb County, Indiana Auburn, Indiana
Delaware County, Indiana Muncie, Indiana
Dubois County, Indiana Jasper, Indiana
Elkhart County, Indiana Goshen, Indiana
Fayette County, Indiana Connersville, Indiana
Floyd County, Indiana New Albany, Indiana
Fountain County, Indiana Covington, Indiana
Franklin County, Indiana Brookville, Indiana
Fulton County, Indiana Rochester, Indiana
Gibson County, Indiana Princeton, Indiana
Grant County, Indiana Marion, Indiana
Greene County, Indiana Bloomfield, Indiana
Hamilton County, Indiana Noblesville, Indiana
Hancock County, Indiana Greenfield, Indiana
Harrison County, Indiana Corydon, Indiana
Hendricks County, Indiana Danville, Indiana
Henry County, Indiana New Castle, Indiana
Howard County, Indiana Kokomo, Indiana
Huntington County, Indiana Huntington, Indiana
Jackson County, Indiana Brownstown, Indiana
Jasper County, Indiana Rensselaer, Indiana
Jay County, Indiana Portland, Indiana
Jefferson County, Indiana Madison, Indiana
Jennings County, Indiana Vernon, Indiana
Johnson County, Indiana Franklin, Indiana
Knox County, Indiana Vincennes, Indiana
Kosciusko County, Indiana Warsaw, Indiana
LaGrange County, Indiana LaGrange, Indiana
Lake County, Indiana Crown Point, Indiana
LaPorte County, Indiana La Porte, Indiana
Lawrence County, Indiana Bedford, Indiana
Madison County, Indiana Anderson, Indiana
Marion County, Indiana Indianapolis, Indiana
Marshall County, Indiana Plymouth, Indiana
Martin County, Indiana Shoals, Indiana
Miami County, Indiana Peru, Indiana
Monroe County, Indiana Bloomington, Indiana
Montgomery County, Indiana Crawfordsville, Indiana
Morgan County, Indiana Martinsville, Indiana
Newton County, Indiana Kentland, Indiana
Noble County, Indiana Albion, Indiana
Ohio County, Indiana Rising Sun, Indiana
Orange County, Indiana Paoli, Indiana
Owen County, Indiana Spencer, Indiana
Parke County, Indiana Rockville, Indiana
Perry County, Indiana Tell City, Indiana
Pike County, Indiana Petersburg, Indiana
Porter County, Indiana Valparaiso, Indiana
Posey County, Indiana Mount Vernon, Indiana
Pulaski County, Indiana Winamac, Indiana
Putnam County, Indiana Greencastle, Indiana
Randolph County, Indiana Winchester, Indiana
Ripley County, Indiana Versailles, Indiana
Rush County, Indiana Rushville, Indiana
Scott County, Indiana Scottsburg, Indiana
Shelby County, Indiana Shelbyville, Indiana
Spencer County, Indiana Rockport, Indiana
St. Joseph County, Indiana South Bend, Indiana
Starke County, Indiana Knox, Indiana
Steuben County, Indiana Angola, Indiana
Sullivan County, Indiana Sullivan, Indiana
Switzerland County, Indiana Vevay, Indiana
Tippecanoe County, Indiana Lafayette, Indiana
Tipton County, Indiana Tipton, Indiana
Union County, Indiana Liberty, Indiana
Vanderburgh County, Indiana Evansville, Indiana
Vermillion County, Indiana Newport, Indiana
Vigo County, Indiana Terre Haute, Indiana
Wabash County, Indiana Wabash, Indiana
Warren County, Indiana Williamsport, Indiana
Warrick County, Indiana Boonville, Indiana
Washington County, Indiana Salem, Indiana
Wayne County, Indiana Richmond, Indiana
Wells County, Indiana Bluffton, Indiana
White County, Indiana Monticello, Indiana
Whitley County, Indiana Columbia City, Indiana

References

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