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DANVILLE : www.danvilleindiana.org
OVERVIEW
Danville is located on U.S. 36 – a four-lane highway which was opened in 1986 to help promote commuting into the city. Major housing subdivisions accommodate many of the town’s residents, with standard home prices around $125,000.
LOCATION
Danville, the county seat of Hendricks County, is located in central Indiana, 20 miles west of Indianapolis on US 36. From Indianapolis’ interstate loop I-465, Chicago, Illinois is 179 miles; Cincinnati, Ohio is 108 miles and Louisville, Kentucky is 119 miles via interstate highways.
POPULATION (figures based on 2000 Census)
City : 6,418
County : 104,093 – Hendricks County
Township : 9,744
UTILITIES
Electric : Hendricks Power Cooperative 317-745-5473
800-521-2232
Gas : Vectren 800-777-2060
Water and Sewage : City of Danville 317-745-4180
Telephone : AT&T 800-742-8771
GOVERNMENT
Facts : Danville is the oldest town in the county. The first settlement in the county was in 1823 and a year later, the county was officially organized as a unit of government on April 1, 1824.
The 3-member Board of County Commissioners is elected and serves as the administrative body of county government.
The county is served by 3 courts.
PUBLIC SERVICES(E)=Emergency Number
Police : Danville Police Department 317-745-5446
Police : Hendricks County Sheriff’s Department 317-745-6269
Fire Department: Danville Fire Department – Consists of 11 career personnel with 26 volunteers, 10 trucks and 3 automobiles. 317-745-5446
317-745-3008 (E)
Post Office : Danville Post Office 800-275-8777
Library : Danville Public Library 101 S. Indiana
317-745-2604
Town Hall : Danville Town Hall 147 W. Main
317-745-4180
City Park : Ellis Park 600 E. Main
317-745-3015
MEDICAL (E)=Emergency Number
Local : Clarian West Medical Center 1111 N. Ronald Reagan Pkwy
317-217-3000
Local : Hendricks Community Hospital 1000 E. Main
317-745-4451
Indianapolis : Indiana University Hospital 550 University Blvd.
317-274-5000
Indianapolis : St. Vincent Hospital 2001 W. 86th St.
317-338-2121 (E)
317-338-2345
Indianapolis : St. Vincent Women’s Hospital -Indianapolis 8111 Township Line Rd.
317-415-8111
Indianapolis : Community Hospitals East: 317-355-1411
North: 317-621-6262
South: 317-887-7000
NEWSPAPERS
Indianapolis : Indianapolis Star 317-444-4000
Indianapolis : Indianapolis Business Journal 317-634-6200
AIRPORTS
Indianapolis : Indianapolis International Airport Call specific airlines
SCHOOLS (Various private and parochial schools also serve this area)
Websites : Department of Education 317-272-2920
Websites : www.danville.k12.in.us 317-272-2920
Elementary : Danville North Elementary 398 Urban St.
317-745-2610
Elementary : Danville South Elementary 1375 S. Washington St.
317-745-2131
Junior High : Danville Junior High 49 N. Wayne St.
317-745-5491
High School : Danville Community High School 100 Westview Dr.
317-745-6431
Superintendent : 317-745-2212
CHURCHES
Avon United Methodist 6520 E. US Hwy 36
Avon, IN
317-272-4068
Bartlett Chapel 4396 E. Main St.
317-745-2504
Calvary Chapel of Danville 2165 E. Main
317-745-7199
Church of Christ 2755 E. Main St.
317-745-4708
Danville Christian Church 180 W. Main St.
317-745-2310
Danville Church of God 810 W. Lincoln St.
317-745-6698
Danville Church of the Nazarene 17 Martin Dr.
317-745-2786
Danville Friends Meeting 45 N. 200 E.
317-745-5348
Danville United Methodist Church 820 West Mill St.
317-745-4330
First Assembly of God 3399 E. Main St.
317-745-4560
First Baptist Church 1521 S. CR 75 W.
317-745-2266
Harmony Baptist Church 5697 Broyles Rd.
317-745-0011
Hendricks County Bible Church 950 Sycamore Ln.
317-745-4560
Hillcrest Baptist Church 1102 E. CR 100 N.
317-745-6972
Northview Christian Church 623 N. St. Rd. 39
317-745-5990
St. Augustine’s Episcopal 600 N. Washington St.
317-745-2741
St. Mary Queen of Peace 1005 W. Main St.
317-745-4284
United Pentecostal Church 1003 W. Lincoln St.
317-745-2257
RECREATION
The Town of Danville maintains a beautiful 50-acre park which is at the heart of the community. The park was established in 1913 and was named after the late Harve Ellis, who was the superintendent for 40 years. Ellis Park contains a swimming pool, clay tennis courts, basketball courts, a full football field, a cinder track, 4 softball diamonds, 1 pee-wee baseball diamond, 2 shelter houses and ample parking. The Town of Danville maintains an outdoor theatre, which serves as a stage for the annual “Symphony in the Park” concerts as well as many other events.
AREA RESTAURANTS
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