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Zionsville Indiana

December 19th, 2011 | Indiana Communities

Zionsville Indiana is located on the extreme southeastern border of Boone County Indiana - just northwest of Indianapolis Indiana.  Zionsville is often referred to as an affluent suburb of Indianapolis.  Zionsville's downtown area is village-style with a brick road on Main Street.

History of Zionsville

Zionsville began as a promotion by William Zion, a railway speculator who built a railway station on Elijah Cross' land.  The town became chartered in 1852, and by the end of the decade had accumulated a population of 364.  In 1861, Abraham Lincoln made a speech in what is now known as Lincoln Park.  Zionsville obtained a reputation as a cultural center in the late 1800's when B.F. Clark opened up a hall with a stage.  Many noted entertainers and orators appeared on this stage, including Susan B. Anthony and James Whitcomb Riley.

Attractions

Shopping: Zionsville is known for the unique shops in downtown Zionsville.  Many blocks on the Main Street have been given to these shops in order to create a village atmosphere.  These shops feature antiques, modern fashion boutiques, cafes, and more.
 
Munce Art Center: This center is part of the Sullivan Munce Cultural Center.  The Munce Art Center is a cultural resource for the community offering exhibits that feature emerging regional artists.  This center also features special events and educational outreach programs.  It is located at 205 West Hawthorne Street, Zionsville, IN 46077; phone is 317-873-6862.  The hours are Tuesday through Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and admission is free.

Average Climate

The following table includes daily, monthly, and seasonal temperature/precipitation for Zionsville Indiana
Month Average High Average Low Average Precipitation Average Snowfall
January 34 .5 18.5 2.48 9.3
February 39.9 22.5 2.41 6.1
March 51.4 32.0 3.44 3.1
April 62.9 41.2 3.61 0.4
May 73.5 51.8 4.36 Trace
June 82.1 61.3 4.13 0.0
July 85.6 65.2 4.42 0.0
August 83.7 63.3 3.82 0.0
September 77.4 55.2 2.88 0.0
October 65.6 43.6 2.76 0.4
November 51.6 34.1 3.61 1.3
December 39.2 24.0 3.03 6.4
Annual 62.3 42.7 40.95 27.0

Population

The population of Zionsville Indiana was 8,775 people as of the 2000 Census.  The average age of a Zionsville resident is over 38 years of age. 

Median Household Income of Noblesville Indiana

Zionsville: $81,770

Boone County: $49,632

U.S. $48,983

2000 U.S. Census data, adjusted for inflation

Zionsville Primary Schools

Zionsville Middle Schools

Zionsville High School

City Services

The Zionsville Police Department strives to forge a true partnership with the Zionsville community. If you have an emergency dial 911, otherwise dial 317-873-5967.  The Zionsville Police Department is located at 1075 Parkway Drive, Zionsville, IN 46077.

The Zionsville Fire Department is committed to providing high quality rescue/fire services for the residents and guests of Zionsville.  In the event of a fire emergency call 911. For non-emergency calls dial 317-873-5358. The Zionsville Fire Department Station 91 is located at 100 North Ford Road, Zionsville IN 46077.

Utilities

Electricity

Cinergy PSI provides electricity for Zionsville, Indiana.  The customer service number is 1-800-688-0688. Boone REMC also provides electricity for Zionsville.  Their customer service number is 765-482-2390.

Gas

Vectren 1-800-777-2060 provides gas to Zionsville, Indiana

Water

Indiana Water Company provides water services for Zionsville, Indiana.  They can be reached at 317-639-1501.

Telephone

Ameritech/AT&T is the phone company for Zionsville, Indiana and can be reached at 317-556-4200. 

Zionsville Indiana Real Estate & Homes For Sale

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