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

The community of Indiana is the Seat for Indiana County.

Indiana County was founded March 30, 1809. Indiana was created by taking area from Westmoreland and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Indiana had a population of 87,450 people. This is a decrease of 2.4% since the last Census (which gave a population of 89,605 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Indiana represented 0.73% of the total population of Pennsylvania, making it the state's 35th most populous county (out of 67 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

YearPopulationChange
Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201088,880-0.81%+1.64% since 2009
200987,450-2.4%-0.12% since 2008
200887,557-2.29%+0.13% since 2007
200787,439-2.42% 
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200089,605The Last Census

More information can be found on the Indiana County Census Page for Indiana County.

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Below are some of the communities located in Indiana County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Indiana County):

Community 2009
Population
2000
Population
Change
(2009vs. 2000)
Indiana   14,98814,8950.62% increase  
Blairsville   3,3413,6077.37% decrease  
Homer City   1,6961,8448.03% decrease  
Clymer   1,4181,5478.34% decrease  
Saltsburg   8779558.17% decrease  

Websites for Indiana County

Official Website:   www.countyofindiana.org/

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Footnotes ...

<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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