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Martin County, Indiana


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Statistics & Facts

The Indiana state capital is Indianapolis.
The population of Shoals is approximately 853 (1990), 756 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 425 (1990), 376 (2010).
The amount of land area in Shoals is 4.669 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.247 sq kilometers.
The distance from Shoals to Washington DC is 554 miles.
The distance to the Indiana state capital is 84 miles. (as the crow flies)
Shoals is positioned 38.66 degrees north of the equator and 86.79 degrees west of the prime meridian.

History & History Related Items

The original name of Shoals was West Memphis. The name of Shoals comes from the "shoals" (shallow, rocky areas) in the White River that runs through the middle of town.
The County Courthouse is on the Historical register.
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Shoals is home to both U. S. Gypsum, and National Gypsum (Gold Bond) Companies

The school mascot is the Jugrox, named after a stone formation on the west side of town
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Shoals City Government

Shoals is the County Seat of Martin County

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