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(For other uses, see Corydon (disambiguation).) Corydon is a town in Harrison Township, Harrison County, Indiana. Located north of the Ohio River in the extreme southern part of the U.S. state of Indiana, it is the seat of government for Harrison County. Corydon was founded in 1808 and served as the capital of the Indiana Territory from 1813 to 1816. It was the site of Indiana's first constitutional convention, which was held June 10–29, 1816. Forty-three convened to consider statehood for Indiana and drafted its first state constitution. Under Article XI, Section 11, of the Indiana 1816 constitution, Corydon was designated as the capital of the state until 1825, when the seat of state government was moved to Indianapolis. During the American Civil War, Corydon was the site of the Battle of Corydon, the only official pitched battle waged in Indiana. More recently, the town's numerous historic sites have helped it become a tourist destination. A portion of its downtown area is listed in the National Register of Historic Places as the Corydon Historic District. As of the 2010 census, Corydon had a population of 3,122.

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A place in United States, Corydon is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. When planning a trip to Corydon, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Bloomington. Bloomington is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Louisville Mega Cavern, Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, Kentucky Derby Museum. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Monroe County Airport. Tour packages of Corydon are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Corydon*

  • Pollution Statistics in Corydon

    Know the pollution level of Corydon before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 44.05 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 46.67 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 65 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 46.67 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 23.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 31.67 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 36.11 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 33.33 (Low)
  • Corydon: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Corydon for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Corydon.

    • Burglary and Theft 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 49.17 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 56.67 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 49.11 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 34.17 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 56.03 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 48.33 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 63.33 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 73.33 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 34.17 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 40 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 34.17 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 61.67 (High)
  • Living in Corydon - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Corydon is 157.05 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 46.93 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 80.02 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 48.08 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 27.13 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 64.09 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 63.49 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.41 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 105.89 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Corydon

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Corydon

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.12 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10.63 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 29.15 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 72.28 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 40 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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