We Bet You Didn’t Know These 12 Things About Indiana

So you’ve lived in Indiana your whole life. Lots of folks have. But we bet most Hoosiers don’t know these 12 fascinating fun facts about the Hoosier state.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life. While we continue to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, please take proper precautions or add them to your bucket list to see at a later date. If you know of a local business that could use some extra support during these times, please nominate them here: onlyinyourstate.com/nominate

And, just for fun, here’s a bonus fun-fact: nobody really knows just why the heck Indiana is known as “The Hoosier State”, but it’s a title we all definitely seem to embrace with a lot of pride. “Indiana” originally meant “Indian Land,” but that doesn’t exactly explain the “Hoosier” thing. How exactly does one hoose, and how do they become a Hoosier? We guess we’ll never know.

How many of these intriguing facts did you know? How many of them were brand-new information to you? Tell us about it in the comments!

Address: Indiana, USA