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Area Description

Bloomington is a city of contrasts, which provides residents and visitors with a wide variety of experiences to enjoy. It's a tight-knit community where neighbors know each other, but one with a diverse and rich culture due to the international appeal of Indiana University.

This is a city where you can enjoy urban amenities, like a thriving arts scene, while remaining in the hilly, forested landscape of south-central Indiana. It's a place that offers exciting Big Ten sports and incredible theater and music from local and national acts. This contrast is exemplified in the culinary scene, where a range of International restaurants meld with American cafes and pizza joints. There are countless opportunities to explore an array of interests, and do it on a local-but world-class-level.

Includes Cities/Towns: Bloomington, Clear Creek, Ellettsville, Harrodsburg, Stinesville.

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   There are so many unique and exciting things to see and do in Bloomington, you'd need a lifetime to do it all! Then, as soon as you think you've finished, a new event would pop up.
That's the beauty of an ever-evolving college town - there's always something new to experience, whether you're an outdoor enthusiast, an arts lover or like to shop. On this page, you can find information on all the major attractions and events, including those on the IU campus.
Explore the links provided to the left to find out about all the exciting things to see, do and experience in Bloomington, Indiana!


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The arts and entertainment scene in Bloomington is filled with unique experiences, just waiting to be discovered. You'll find live music, theatre performances, a variety of art galleries and museums - both on and off the beautiful Indiana University campus! From small, intimate venues to a historic auditorium that seats thousands, Bloomington's arts and entertainment offerings will surprise you in both quality and quantity!

There are several unique cultures represented in Bloomington and a tremendous amount of local history and heritage, all adding to the interesting blend that makes this such a diverse yet unified community. Discover the area's storied limestone industry, or visit the only place in the Western Hemisphere where you can see real Tibetan stupas and more.

Visit one of the many cultural centers to learn more about the different segments of the community, or explore the local heritage through landmarks and historic sites. Contact the Bloomington Visitors Center for more information on walking tours through some of Bloomington's most fascinating historic districts.

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Monthly Temperatures / Rainfall

 Month  Low  Avg  High  Rain
 Jan  19.9  28.5  37.1  3.0 "
 Feb  22.9  32.5  42.1  2.9 "
 Mar  31.4  42.1  52.9  3.6 "
 Apr  41.6  52.9  64.1  4.5 "
 May  51.6  62.8  73.9  5.8 "
 Jun  61.5  71.8  82.0  4.7 "
 Jul  64.6  74.8  85.0  4.6 "
 Aug  63.4  74.1  84.9  3.5 "
 Sep  54.6  66.4  78.1  3.6 "
 Oct  43.4  54.8  66.1  3.7 "
 Nov  34.4  44.3  54.1  3.9 "
 Dec  23.8  32.4  41.0  3.6 "


Spring temperatures are cool with averages in the low 50's and highs in the low 60's. Nights are cold with lows in the low 40's. Summer temperatures are mild with averages in the low 70's and highs in the low 80's. Nights are cool with lows in the low 60's. Fall temperatures are cool with averages in the mid 50's and highs in the mid 60's. Nights are cold with lows in the mid 40's. Winter temperatures are cold with averages in the low 30's and highs in the low 40's. Nights are cold with lows in the low 20's.

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Cost of Living for Bloomington/Monroe County, Indiana, IN

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Senior Assistance in Bloomington/Monroe County, Indiana, IN

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