Martin County

Welcome to Martin County, Indiana, home to the Hoosier National Forest, Martin State Forest, West Boggs Park, Jug Rock Nature Preserve, Hindostan Falls and Nubbin Trail, production facilities for National Gypsum and U.S. Gypsum, and NSA Crane, the world’s third largest Naval installation. Come take a scenic drive through the hills and hollows of Martin County and see why it’s a great place to live, work, and play.

Your Indy Adventure Awaits

This video was produced by the High School Drone class at Loogootee Jr/Sr High School.
This video was produced by the High School Drone class at Loogootee Jr/Sr High School.

By The Numbers

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Population Breakdown

Partner Employers

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Career Pathways in Martin County

Civil Engineer

Designs and supervises construction projects such as airports, bridges, channels, dams, railroads, and roads.
Median Salary:$68,605
Desired Skillstechnical, mathematical, leadership, decision-making


Create plans to meet customer demand for popular products.
Median Salary:$46,634
Desired Skillsphysically fit, love of technology, technically accurate

The Perfect Place to Put Down Roots

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Visit Martin State Forest

Camping, fishing, picnicking, and more! You will never run out of things to do with our 7 lucrative trails and over 7,800 acres of lush forest.
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Third Largest Naval Installation

Crane Naval Base started development during World War II, in 1940. Crane was one of many government production facilities across the Hoosier state and started as a naval weapons depot. It was named in honor of Commodore William Montgomery Crane.

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