Indiana Ohio County Public Libraries

By | December 30, 2022

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Ohio 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 Ohio County.

Street Address: 100 N High St, Rising Sun, IN 47040
Phone Number: (812) 438-2257 Ohio 59,436 23,140

Street Address: 100 N High St, Rising Sun, IN 47040
Phone Number: (812) 438-2257 Ohio N/A N/A

Overview of Ohio County, Indiana

Ohio County is a county located in the state of Indiana. As of 2000, the population is 5,623. The county’s county seat is Rising Sun, Indiana.


According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 227 km² (87 mi²). 225 km² (87 mi²) of it is land and 2 km² (1 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.86% water.


As of the census of 2000, there are 5,623 people, 2,201 households, and 1,586 families residing in the county. The population density is 25/km² (65/mi²). There are 2,424 housing units at an average density of 11/km² (28/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 98.70% White, 0.48% Black or African American, 0.12% Native American, 0.14% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 0.05% from other races, and 0.48% from two or more races. 0.44% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 2,201 households out of which 31.90% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.90% are married couples living together, 8.50% have a female householder with no husband present, and 27.90% are non-families. 23.20% of all households are made up of individuals and 10.20% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.53 and the average family size is 3.00.

In the county the population is spread out with 24.80% under the age of 18, 7.80% from 18 to 24, 28.60% from 25 to 44, 25.00% from 45 to 64, and 13.70% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 38 years. For every 100 females there are 97.00 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 96.20 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $41,348, and the median income for a family is $48,801. Males have a median income of $37,297 versus $25,242 for females. The per capita income for the county is $19,627. 7.10% of the population and 5.80% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 7.50% of those under the age of 18 and 11.40% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

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

  • Rising Sun

Map of Ohio County Indiana