If you want to live in a beautiful city with a lot of history, Terre Haute, Indiana is a top choice. Terre Haute is literally the crossroads of America, and you’ll find that motto on signs around town. Early immigrants used Terre Haute as an intersection to go north or south on US-41 or east or west on US-40. The city is full of urban bustle with more than 61,000 residents. The median home value is $75,000, and the median income of the residents is $30,000; therefore, you don’t need to earn a high income to find a home.
Terre Haute is known for its culture. There are many performing arts centers, art museums and history museums. The Holocaust museum is dedicated to teaching both children and adults the effects that hatred and prejudice can have on a society. The museum has lessons in the afternoon to teach empathy, family values, perseverance and forgiveness. You can also find other great museums such as the Terre Haute Children’s Museum, the Native American Museum and more. The Pioneer Village is a great hands-on museum in a park-like setting. You can even stay the weekend in a campground and feel like one of the original pioneers who went through the crossroads.
When it’s time to let your hair down and go out on the town, there are many places to go in Terre Haute. The best part is, the different places all have a different theme, so each bar or nightclub you visit is a completely different experience. If you want to experience an Irish club, head over to Wabash Avenue. You can try a variety of craft beers and see what it’s like at a pub in Ireland. If you decide you want to hear some live music, you can head over to the Verve for some amazing drinks and music. Terra Haute is an amazing city full of history and fun. Becoming a part of that is like becoming a part of an amazing family. Browse the selection of homes, condos, and apartments to find the perfect place for your family to settle down.