Bloomington, Indiana, county seat and geographical center of Monroe County...
Bloomington lies in the heart of the limestone area in south-central Indiana on State Road 37, 50 miles
south of Indianapolis, IN and 98 miles northwest of Louisville, KY. Bloomington covers an area of seven square miles.The population is 69,291 and growing...with a population increase of 10% over the last decade.
The population of Monroe County Indiana is 122,613.The altitude is 745 feet above sea level. Annual rainfall is 44.2 inches and all four seasons are experienced and enjoyed here in southern Indiana.
Average snowfall is 12 inches...Downhill skiers can take advantage of this close to home at Paoli Peaks.
Other seasons can be enjoyed outdoors at Lake Monroe Reservoir, Lake Lemon, Brown County State Park, McCormick's Creek State Park, Morgan-Monroe State Forest, Yellowwood State Forest, Selma Steele Nature Preserve, & Cedar Bluffs Nature Conservancy.
The city of Bloomington, Indiana is
nestled in the rolling hills of southern Indiana.
Bloomington is a best-loved city in a great location with world-class educational institutions.
Bloomington is a great place to live, work and play. The friendly and safe environment are matched by few communities in the nation.
Bloomington Indiana is unique. From athletics and museums to biking and eating to entertainment and art, the activities available are endless.
This is a charismatic, diverse community that draws many new students and visitors each year.
There are many opportunities in employment, education, arts and culture, and the City/County/University are always enhancing the quality of life for everyone.
Zip Codes - 47401, 47402, 47403, 47404, 47405, 47406, 47407, 47408
Telephone Area Code - 812
Median Age - 23
Average Household Income - $50,054
Elevation - 771 feet