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Welcome to Kouts ...

The town of Kouts is located in Porter County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Kouts has a population of 1,949 people<1> (see below for details).

Kouts is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Kouts lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from Kouts (for example, toward Culver), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Kouts lies within the (219) area code.

The ZIP code for Kouts: 46347<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Kouts had a population of 1,879 people. This makes Kouts the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Kouts represents 0.03% of the total population of Indiana (which has 6,483,802 people), making it the state's 210th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,879 people, the population of Kouts increased 10.66% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,698 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Kouts had an population of 1,949 people. This is an increase of 3.73% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 14.78% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Kouts ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2017
Chesterton   [Map]   13,503   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Crown Point   [Map]   29,625   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
DeMotte   [Map]   4,052   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Hebron   [Map]   3,671   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Hobart   [Map]   28,255   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Merrillville   [Map]   34,871   NW   18 miles [29 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Kouts. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Kouts. 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 Kouts.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kouts ...

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

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Kouts. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Kouts.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Kouts - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 Kouts). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Kouts or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Kouts. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Kouts) 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 Kouts. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Kouts

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kouts. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3172, Longitude: -87.0264     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Kouts have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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