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Parke County Enumerations


 Remember these index listings are one person's interpretation of a microfilmed copy

- so be as creative as the enumerators when spelling names - and do report any obvious errors for correction.


1820 U.S. Census   (Be sure to thank Lori for posting the data and allowing this link )

 

1830 U.S. Census    Population 7,535  (Completed - head of  household index)

 

1840 U.S. Census    Population 13,499  (Completed - head of household index)

 

1850 U.S. Census  Population 14,968  (Completed - every name index)

 

1860 U.S. Census  Population 15,529  (Completed - every name index)

 

1870 U.S. Census Population 18,166  (Completed - head of household index)

 

1874 Atlas Index  (Not a complete county enumeration - only subscribers to the Atlas are listed)

 

1880 U.S. Census   Population 19,460  (Completed - every name index)

 

1900 U.S. Census   Population 23,000  (Completed - every name index)

 

1910 U.S. Census   Population 22,214  (Completed - every name index)

 

1920 U.S. Census   Population 18,875   (Completed - head of household index - **  The 1920 census for the Parke County townships of Florida, Greene & Wabash are missing and presumed lost per confirmation from the National Archives. )

 

1920 Prairie Farmer's Reliable Directory of Farmers & Breeders ( ** great supplement for missing townships of 1920 census )

 

1930 U.S. Census    Population 16,561  (Completed - every name index)

 

1940 U.S. Census    Population 17,358  Available in 2012

1950 U.S. Census    Population 15,674

1960 U.S. Census    Population 14,804

1970 U.S. Census    Population 14,628

1980 U.S. Census    Population 16,372

1990 U.S. Census    Population 15,410

2000 U.S. Census    Population 17,241

*Mortality Schedules- Copies of actual images with updated/corrected transcriptions


 

  • See Mark Reed's site Census On-Line for more Indiana Census data

  • Census Maps - See how state boundaries changed over the years