Overview

Introduction to Zionsville, Indiana

Located in Boone county, Zionsville, Indiana, is 13 miles NW of Indianapolis, Indiana. The town is in the Indianapolis metropolitan area. Zionsville has a population of 8,775 residents.

Zionsville History

Zionsville is located in Eagle Township, in Boone county, Indiana. It was officially incorporated as a town in 1852. The first resident of the area was John Miller and was named after William Zion, who, in collaboration with Elijah Cross, had built a railway station in Eagle Township. In 1861, Abraham Lincoln gave a whistle-stop speech in Zionsville. The development of Zionsville into a city began in 1990.

Zionsville and nearby Attractions

  • Lincoln Park
  • Munce Art Center
  • P.H. Sullivan Museum
  • Fort Harrison State Park
  • Wolf Run Golf Club
  • Becky Fehsenfeld Fine Art Gallery

Things To Do In Zionsville

The Munce Art Center, which is a part of the Sullivan Munce Cultural Center, is in the city. Downtown Zionsville has many shopping centers. The town has two prominent golf courses: the Zionsville Golf Course and Wolf Run Golf Club. The P.H. Sullivan Museum, the Lincoln Park, and Fort Harrison State Park are in the region.

Zionsville Transportation

Indianapolis International Airport is the nearest major airport.

Zionsville Higher Education

Butler University, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis Campus, and Ivy Tech State College-Central Indiana Campus, offer courses for higher education.

Demographics

People

Total Population26,209
Male Share of the Population49.5%
Female Share of the Population50.5%
Senior Citizens10.7%
Employed Population 16+12,948
Age of the Population38

Families

% of people married69.9%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher74.3%
Median Earnings25+$73,215
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$36,042

Wealth

Median Family Income$151,370
% Above Poverty Level97.4%
% Below Poverty Level2.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home8.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.3%
% Using Public Transportation0.4%

Housing

People Living Alone19%
Median Gross Rent$1,305
Median House Value$369,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)14.7%
English12.5%
Irish10.8%
Italian4.9%
Polish4.2%
Scottish3.2%
Swedish2.8%
French Except Basque2.7%
Dutch2.5%
Norwegian1.5%
Swiss1.2%
Danishn1%
Welsh0.9%
Russian0.9%
Czech0.7%
Hungarian0.7%
Slovene0.6%
Arab0.5%
Lithuanian0.4%
African0.4%
Ukrainian0.4%
Australian0.4%
Croatian0.3%
Slovak0.3%
Greek0.3%
Serbian0.2%
Austrian0.2%
Finnish0.2%
Luxemburger0.2%
Brazilian0.2%
Ethiopian0.1%
Cape Verdean0.1%
Iranian0.1%
Belgian0.1%
Lebanese0.1%
Canadian0.1%
German0.1%
Macedonian0.1%
Latvian0.1%
Portuguese0.1%
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Zionsville Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyBoone County
Standard Zip Codes46077
Phone Area Codes317
Time ZoneAmerica/Indiana/Indianapolis
Approximate Latitude39.95
Approximate Longitude-86.27

Zionsville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationWHITESTOWN
Distance5.8 miles
Jan Temp18 to 34 F
Apr Temp40 to 65 F
Jul Temp63 to 86 F
Oct Temp43 to 67 F
Annual Precip41.3 inches
StationINDIANAPOLIS INTL AP
Distance16.2 miles
Jan Temp19 to 35 F
Apr Temp41 to 63 F
Jul Temp65 to 86 F
Oct Temp44 to 66 F
Annual Precip40.9 inches
StationFRANKFORT DISPOSAL PLANT
Distance27.2 miles
Jan Temp16 to 32 F
Apr Temp39 to 61 F
Jul Temp63 to 84 F
Oct Temp42 to 64 F
Annual Precip39.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Brownsburg25,264$83,604
Carmel90,163$138,094
Clermont1,401$80,132
Speedway12,188$58,299
Westfield37,769$105,454
Whitestown7,220$84,187

Zionsville Public Libraries

Hussey-mayfield Memorial Public Library
250 NORTH FIFTH STREET
Zionsville, Indiana
(317) 873-3149

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Zionsville Public Schools

Eagle Elementary School
350 N 6th St
ZIP: 46077
(317) 873-1234
Primary
Total Enrollment 366
Stonegate Elementary
7312 W Stonegate Dr
ZIP: 46077
(317) 873-8050
Primary
Total Enrollment 467
Union Elementary School
11750 E 300 S
ZIP: 46077
(317) 733-4007
Primary
Total Enrollment 583
Zionsville Community High Sch
1000 Mulberry St
ZIP: 46077
(317) 873-3355
High
Total Enrollment 1830
Zionsville Middle School
900 N Ford Rd
ZIP: 46077
(317) 873-2426
Middle
Total Enrollment 1096
Zionsville Pleasant View Elem Sch
4700 S 975 E
ZIP: 46077
(317) 873-2376
Primary
Total Enrollment 814

Zionsville Private Schools

Children's Learning Program
9644 Whitestown Rd
ZIP: 46077
Elementary
Total Enrollment 22
Goddard School
1640 W Oak St
ZIP: 46077
Elementary
Total Enrollment 15
Interactive Academy
3795 S Us Highway 421
ZIP: 46077
Elementary
Total Enrollment 9
Sterling South - Indianapolis Campus
5299 W Old 106th St
ZIP: 46077
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 10
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