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Lanesville is a town in Harrison County, in the Louisville metro area.
The community was named for General Lane, surveyor.
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Indiana named Lanesville. For links to other places called Lanesville, IN, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Lanesville is 38.236N. The longitude is -85.985W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 699 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 618.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Lanesville demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Harrison County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Louisville area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 47136 ZIP code.
41% of Lanesville residents report German ancestry, and 17% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Lanesville ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Lanesville was $18,914, compared with $21,587 nationally.
21% of Lanesville residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Lanesville, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $473. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $781.
Harrison County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Lanesville political report.
The average commute time for Lanesville workers is 26 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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