Grant County, Indiana

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Indiana county number 27

Grant County is a county located in the U.S. state of Indiana. As of 2000, the population was 73,403. The county seat is Marion[1]. Important paleontological discoveries dating from the Pliocene epoch have been made at Pipe Creek Sinkhole in Grant County.

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Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 415 square miles (1,074.8 km2), of which 414 square miles (1,072.3 km2) is land and 1 square mile (2.6 km2) (0.20%) is water.

Adjacent counties

Grant County, Indiana, is one of the few counties in the United States to border as many as nine counties. Indiana actually has 2 such counties, with nearby Allen County also bordering 9 counties. Allen and Grant Counties share Huntington and Wells Counties as common neighbors.

History

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