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Welcome to Pierceton ...

The town of Pierceton is located in Kosciusko County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Pierceton has a population of 1,018 people<1> (see below for details).

Pierceton is 910 feet [277 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Pierceton is located in the (574) area code.

The ZIP code for Pierceton: 46562<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Pierceton had a population of 1,015 people. This makes Pierceton the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Pierceton represents 0.02% of the population of Indiana (which has 6,483,802 people), making it the state's 303rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,015 people, the population of Pierceton increased 46.04% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 695 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Pierceton had an population of 1,018 people. This is an increase of 0.3% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 46.47% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Pierceton ...

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

Community   2017
Albion   [Map]   2,327   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Churubusco   [Map]   1,823   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Columbia City   [Map]   9,044   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Ligonier   [Map]   4,372   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Milford   [Map]   1,566   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
North Manchester   [Map]   5,838   S   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Pierceton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Pierceton - they are located in Alabama and Oklahoma.

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

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 Pierceton. 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 Pierceton. 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 Pierceton. Our list includes 4 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pierceton ...

Looking for more information about Pierceton? 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 Pierceton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Pierceton.

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) Pierceton. 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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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 Pierceton.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pierceton - 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 Pierceton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Pierceton 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' distance starting from Pierceton. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Pierceton) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pierceton. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.1990, Longitude: -85.7030     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pierceton 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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