Terre Haute, Indiana

county seat of Vigo County, Indiana, United States

Terre Haute is a city in Indiana in the United States. Indiana State University is in Terre Haute.

Terre Haute, Indiana
City of Terre Haute
Downtown Terre Haute, looking southwest
Downtown Terre Haute, looking southwest
Nickname(s): 
"Queen City of the Wabash"
"The Crossroads of America,"
"Capital of the Wabash Valley"
Motto(s): 
A Level Above
Location of Terre Haute in Vigo County, Indiana.
Location of Terre Haute in Vigo County, Indiana.
Coordinates: 39°28′11″N 87°23′23″W / 39.46972°N 87.38972°W / 39.46972; -87.38972
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountyVigo
Government
 • MayorDuke Bennett (R) [1]
Area
 • Total35.27 sq mi (91.35 km2)
 • Land34.55 sq mi (89.48 km2)
 • Water0.72 sq mi (1.86 km2)
Elevation499 ft (152 m)
Population
 • Total60,785
 • Estimate 
(2017)
60,774
 • Density1,761.32/sq mi (680.05/km2)
Demonym(s)Hautean
/ˈhʃɪn/
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
Area code(s)812 & 930
FIPS code18-75428[5]
GNIS feature ID444648
Interstate Highways I-70
U.S. Highways
Major State Roads
WaterwaysWabash River
AirportsTerre Haute Regional Airport
Public transitTerre Haute Transit
Websitehttp://www.terrehaute.in.gov/

ReferencesEdit

  1. "The Office of the Mayor – City of Terre Haute, IN". Terrehaute.in.gov. Retrieved 2013-01-31.
  2. "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jul 28, 2017.
  3. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved 2016-07-13.
  4. "U.S. Census Bureau QuickFacts: Terre Haute city, Indiana". www.census.gov.
  5. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.