Scotland, Indiana facts for kids
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|• Total||0.6 sq mi (1.5 km2)|
|• Land||0.6 sq mi (1.5 km2)|
|• Water||0 sq mi (0.0 km2)|
|Elevation||610 ft (190 m)|
|• Density||233/sq mi (89.8/km2)|
|GNIS feature ID||443134|
The Scotland post office was established in 1837. A majority of the early settlers were natives of the country of Scotland.
The Scotland Hotel was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1993.
Scotland is located in southern Greene County at Martin and Daviess county lines. State Roads 45 and 58 pass just north of the community and intersect U.S. Route 231 at Interstate 69 1 mile (1.6 km) west of the community. Owensburg is 10 miles (16 km) to the east, Bloomfield (the Greene County seat) is 9 miles (14 km) to the north, and Loogootee is 17 miles (27 km) to the south. I-69 leads northeast 33 miles (53 km) to Bloomington and southwest 28 miles (45 km) to Washington.. The southern border of the CDP follows the
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the Scotland CDP has a total area of 0.58 square miles (1.5 km2), all of it land. It is situated on high ground to the south of Doans Creek, a west-flowing tributary of the White River and part of the Wabash River watershed.
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