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Stories and fact sheets about Johnson County, IN.

Johnson County, or Festival Country Indiana, is just south of downtown Indianapolis. Its communities offer residents and visitors a lot of different activity options. From the festivals to the arts to the family-friendly options, Johnson County never disapoints. And if Top 10 lists are your thing, the county's tourism website has currated a bunch of different lists for the adventurer in you to try out. 

Overview Fact Sheet

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Demographics
Population
153,897
Median Age
37.4
Annual Population Growth
1.4%
Population
(30 min. from county seat)
735,964
Population with Associate’s Degree or Higher
42.2%
Foreign Born Population
4.3%
Location
County Seat
franklin
Land Area
Square Miles
320.4
Median Home Value
$146,600
Jobs
Labor Force
76,804
Unemployment Rate
July 2018
2.9%
Annual Employment Growth
1.4%
Labor Force
(30 min. from county seat)
375,683
Economy
Average Annual Wage
(Q2 2018)
$37,970
Average Annual Wage Increase
2.3%
Median Household Income
$63,023
Per Capita Income
$29,877
Average Commute Time in Minutes
26.2
Targeted Industries
Advanced Manufacturing
Distribution
Defense
Life Sciences
Corporate Headquarters
Information Technology
Food Processing
Largest Employers
Contact Johnson County
Dana Monson
Interim President and CEO, Johnson County Development Corporation
dmonson@jcdc.org
317.736.4300

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