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Terre Haute (/ˈtɛrə ˈht/ TERRHOHT)[5] is a city in and the county seat of Vigo County, Indiana, United States,[6] only 5 miles east of the state's western border with Illinois. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 60,785 and its metropolitan area had a population of 170,943.

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Terre Haute, Indiana
City
City of Terre Haute
Terre Haute City Hall in 2012
Nickname(s): 
"Queen City of the Wabash"
"The Crossroads of America,"
"Capital of the Wabash Valley"
Motto: 
"A Level Above"
Location of Terre Haute in Vigo County, Indiana.
Coordinates: 39°28′11″N 87°23′23″W
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountyVigo
Government
  MayorDuke Bennett (R)[1]
Area
  Total35.16 sq mi (91.07 km2)
  Land34.77 sq mi (90.06 km2)
  Water0.39 sq mi (1.01 km2)
Elevation499 ft (152 m)
Population
 (2020)
  Total58,389
  Density1,679.15/sq mi (648.33/km2)
Demonym(s)Hautean
/ˈhʃɪn/
Time zoneUTC−5 (EST)
  Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
ZIP Codes
47801-47805, 47807-47809
Area code(s)812 & 930
FIPS code18-75428[4]
GNIS feature ID444648
Websitewww.terrehaute.in.gov
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Located along the Wabash River, Terre Haute is one of the largest cities in the Wabash Valley and is known as the Queen City of the Wabash.[7] The city is home to multiple higher education institutions, including Indiana State University, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, and Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana.

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