A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Austin ...
The town of Austin is located in Scott County.
The location of Austin has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
When the people of Austin refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Austinite<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Austin has a population of 4,120 people<3> (see below for details).
Austin is 550 feet [168 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Austin lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Austin: (812)
The ZIP code for Austin: 47102<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Austin had a population of 4,295 people (which is 17.76% of the total population of Scott County). This makes Austin the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Austin represents 0.07% of the population of Indiana (which has 6,483,802 people), making it the state's 131st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 4,295 people, the population of Austin decreased 9.08% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 4,724 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Austin had an population of 4,120 people. This is a decrease of 4.07% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.79% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Austin.
Communities near Austin ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Austin.
Communities Also Named Austin ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 42 communities that are also named Austin - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (3), California, Colorado (2), Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Manitoba, Michigan (4), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (2), Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New York (2), North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Quebec, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Texas, Utah, Washington (2) and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Austin.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Austin:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Austin ...
Looking for more information about Austin? 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 Austin, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Austin.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 24 Mar 2019