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Amo, Indiana

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The location of Amo

Welcome to Amo ...

The town of Amo is located in Hendricks County.

The location of Amo has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Amo has a population of 422 people<2> (see below for details).

Amo is 820 feet [250 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Amo lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel west from Amo (for example, toward Vermilion (IL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Amo lies within the (317) area code.

The ZIP code for Amo: 46103<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Amo had a population of 401 people. This makes Amo the county's 10th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 401 people, the population of Amo decreased 3.14% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 414 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Amo had an population of 422 people. This is an increase of 5.24% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.93% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Amo.

Communities near Amo ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Amo and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Avon   [Map]   17,568   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Brooklyn   [Map]   1,579   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Brownsburg   [Map]   25,911   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Cloverdale   [Map]   2,113   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Danville   [Map]   9,819   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Greencastle   [Map]   10,529   W   12 miles [19.3 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Amo.

Communities Also Named Amo ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Amo - they are located in Kansas and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Amo.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Amo. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Amo. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Amo.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Amo:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amo ...

Looking for more information about Amo? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Amo, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Amo.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Hendricks County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Amo. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Hendricks County:

The official website for State of Indiana:

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Amo.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Amo - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Amo). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Amo or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Amo) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Amo. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Amo

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amo. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.6886, Longitude: -86.6126     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Amo have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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