Vigo County

As the heart of the Wabash Valley, Vigo County serves over a quarter-of-a-million residents throughout 16 counties as a major regional shopping, healthcare, manufacturing, and service hub in West Central Indiana. Located along the beautiful Wabash River in Vigo County, Indiana, we are a progressive and vibrant community with a bright vision for the future. Families take advantage of our many parks and outdoor recreation areas, as well as a vibrant downtown district and extensive shopping and dining options throughout the city. We are also home to a wide array of small, medium and Fortune 500 industries, four colleges, a state university, state-of-the-art public schools, wonderful parks, great shopping, a variety of restaurants and an experienced and educated workforce.

By The Numbers

107,459
total population
$45,230
median income

Population Breakdown

The Perfect Place to Put Down Roots

B+
school system grade
$97,500
median home cost

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Higher Education

Indianan State University

#1 in Indiana for Social Mobility


Ivy Tech Community College

America's largest statewide community college


Rose Hulman Institute of Technology

U.S. News & World Report's top national undergraduate engineering colleges.


Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College

Among U.S. News & World Report's best Midwestern regional colleges.

Museums

Arts Illiana

The center provides information about the arts and cultural offerings in Terre Haute and the surrounding area and includes an art gallery with compelling exhibitions featuring work by local artists and much more. 

Art Spaces

Discover the heart of Terre Haute through public sculptures found within the newly designated 41|40 Arts and Cultural District.


CANDLES Holocaust Museum

CANDLES Holocaust Museum and Education Center shines a light on the story of the Holocaust and Eva Kor to illuminate the world with hope, healing, respect and responsibility. 


Eugene V. Debs Museum

Renowned labor leader, 5-time presidential candidate, and humanitarian Eugene V. Debs was born in Terre Haute. 


Fire & Police Museum

See the first motorized fire truck used in Indiana and other exhibits, displays and collections of fire-fighting equipment. 


Indiana Association Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Museum

This museum is filled with a vast variety of track & field and cross country artifacts and memorabilia from across Indiana.


Native American Museum

Explore the culture of people who originally inhabited the United States. Experience Native American culture through exhibits, educational materials and programs.


Shrine of Saint Mother Theodore Guerin

The Shrine of Saint Mother Theodore Guerin is the final resting place of Saint Mother Theodore (Saint Theodora), the foundress of the Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods.


Swope Art Museum

The Swope Art Museum is a place where you can discover the best of American art.


Terre Haute Children's Museum

The Terre Haute Children's Museum is three stories of fun, laughter and exploration located in the heart of Terre Haute.


Veterans Memorial Museum

This museum is filled with military memorabilia from WWI, WWII, Korea, Vietnam, the Gulf War, Iraq and Afghanistan, with the purpose of preserving our military heritage and honoring our veterans in such a way that their sacrifices are never forgotten.


Vigo County Historical Society Museum

Situated in a historic building in the Downtown Arts & Culture District, the Museum highlights the cultural heritage of Terre Haute and Vigo County. 


Wabash Valley Railroad Museum

The museum features two interlocking towers, two cabooses, a Pullman WWII troop sleeper, GE 45 ton switcher locomotive and a train viewing platform next to the busy CSX main line.

Golf Courses

The Country Club of Terre Haute

The Country Club of Terre Haute offers an 18-hole, par 71 golf course, designed by William Diddel, a founding member of the American Society of Golf Course Architects. The natural setting, in conjunction with the contours of the land, enables the golfer to enjoy a course that is fair yet challenging.


The Landing at Fort Harrison

Open year round, seven days a week, the Landing offers a well-manicured 18-hole, par-4 course with 6,300 yards of play, as well as a pro shop and lounge. Summer hours are 8am to 7pm, and winter hours are 10am to 3pm.


Mark's Par Three Golf Course

Eighteen holes (13 par 3s and five par 4s), executive-type course concessions, clubhouse, and riding carts. Located at 2401 N. Chamberlain Road, US 40, a half-mile north of East Glenn.


Rea Park Golf Course

Rea Park, located at 3500 South 7th in Terre Haute, is a 18 hole course featuring 6482 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 72. The course rating is 69.8 and it has a slope rating of 113. Rea Park opened for play in 1920. This course is a fun but challenging golf experience for all.

The Mill Terre Haute

Located just East of the Wabash River in Terre Haute, Indiana, The Mill Event Center and Amphitheater (The Mill) sits on a sprawling 65+ acre property on the outskirts of major commercial, residential and travel locations.

Our mission is to bring premier music and entertainment to the Wabash Valley while creating opportunities to give back to our local community.

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