Indiana Jennings County Public Libraries

By | December 30, 2022

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Jennings County, Indiana. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Indiana Jennings County.

Street Address: 143 E Walnut, North Vernon, IN 47265
Phone Number: (812) 346-2091 Jennings N/A N/A

Street Address: 2375 N State Hwy 3, North Vernon, IN 47265
Phone Number: (812) 346-2091 Jennings 105,137 182,000

Overview of Jennings County, Indiana

Jennings County is a county located in the state of Indiana. As of 2000, the population is 27,554. The county’s county seat is Vernon, Indiana.


According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 980 km² (378 mi²). 977 km² (377 mi²) of it is land and 3 km² (1 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.30% water.


As of the census of 2000, there are 27,554 people, 10,134 households, and 7,600 families residing in the county. The population density is 28/km² (73/mi²). There are 11,469 housing units at an average density of 12/km² (30/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 97.45% White, 0.75% Black or African American, 0.21% Native American, 0.26% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.21% from other races, and 1.11% from two or more races. 0.70% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 10,134 households out of which 36.40% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 60.70% are married couples living together, 9.50% have a female householder with no husband present, and 25.00% are non-families. 20.60% of all households are made up of individuals and 8.20% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.67 and the average family size is 3.07.

In the county the population is spread out with 27.70% under the age of 18, 8.20% from 18 to 24, 30.40% from 25 to 44, 23.00% from 45 to 64, and 10.70% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 35 years. For every 100 females there are 98.80 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 96.90 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $39,402, and the median income for a family is $42,519. Males have a median income of $30,377 versus $21,023 for females. The per capita income for the county is $17,059. 9.20% of the population and 6.00% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 10.00% of those under the age of 18 and 11.80% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

According to countryaah, Jennings County, Indiana has the following cities and towns:

  • North Vernon
  • Vernon

Map of Jennings County Indiana