Top Indiana Summer Attractions

Top Indiana Summer Attractions

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3 Popular Attractions In Indiana

  • Indianapolis Museum of Art: Art museum in Indianapolis, Indiana.
  • Indiana Facts:

    • True to its motto, “Cross Roads of America” Indiana has more miles of Interstate Highway per square mile than any other state. The Indiana state Motto, can be traced back to the early 1800s. In the early years river traffic, especially along the Ohio, was a major means of transportation. The National Road, a major westward route, and the north-south Michigan Road crossed in Indianapolis. Today more major highways intersect in Indiana than in any other state.
    • More than 100 species of trees are native to Indiana. Before the pioneer’s arrive more than 80% of Indiana was covered with forest. Now only 17% of the state is considered forested.
    • In 1934 Chicago Gangster John Dillinger escaped the Lake Country Jail in Crown Point by using a “pistol” he had carved from a wooden block.
    • Indianapolis is the largest major U.S. city that’s not located on a navigable river.
    Indiana
    State of Indiana
    Nickname(s):

    The Hoosier State
    Motto(s):

    Anthem: On the Banks of the Wabash, Far Away
    Map of the United States with Indiana highlighted

    Map of the United States with Indiana highlighted
    Country United States
    Before statehood Indiana Territory
    Admitted to the Union December 11, 1816 (19th)
    Capital

    (and largest city)

    Indianapolis
    Largest metro and urban areas Indianapolis
    Government

    Governor Eric Holcomb (R)
    Lieutenant Governor Suzanne Crouch (R)
    Legislature General Assembly
    Upper house Indiana Senate
    Lower house Indiana House of Representatives
    Judiciary Indiana Supreme Court
    U.S. senators
    U.S. House delegation
    • 7 Republicans
    • 2 Democrats

    (list)

    Area

    •Total 36,418sqmi (94,321km2)
    •Land 35,868sqmi (92,897km2)
    •Water 550sqmi (1,424km2) 1.5%
    •Rank 38th
    Dimensions

    •Length 270mi (435km)
    •Width 140mi (225km)
    Elevation

    700ft (210m)
    Highestelevation

    1,257ft (383m)
    Lowestelevation

    (Confluence of Ohio River and Wabash River[1][2])
    320ft (97m)
    Population

    (2020)
    •Total 6,785,528[3]
    •Rank 17th
    •Density 183/sqmi (70.7/km2)
    Median household income

    $54,181 (2,017)[4]
    •Income rank

    37th
    Demonym(s) Hoosier
    Language

    Official language English
    Time zones
    80 counties UTC−05:00 (Eastern)
    •Summer (DST) UTC−04:00 (EDT)
    12 counties UTC−06:00 (Central)
    •Summer (DST) UTC−05:00 (CDT)
    USPS abbreviation
    IN
    ISO 3166 code US-IN
    Traditional abbreviation Ind.
    Latitude 37° 46′ N to 41° 46′ N
    Longitude 84° 47′ W to 88° 6′ W
    Website www.in.gov

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    Indiana is one of the best states to host a vacation trip for your family. With a wide array of attractions to see and visit that range from watching the NBA's Indiana Pacers live or taking the kids to a trip to the Indianapolis Zoo. There are venues throughout Indiana that can entertain all age groups.

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