Indiana is located in the midwest bordering Lake Michigan, Ohio and Kentucky. It is one of the great lake states.It is the smallest contiguous state west of the Appalachian Mountains. People who live in Indiana are called Hoosiers. The population consists of whites, hispanics and finally African Americans. The economy of Indiana consists of manufacturing, agriculture, pharmaceuticals, biofeuls and mining of limestone. Visitors to Indiana can go see international car racing or professional football (the Colts) in the capital, Indianapolis. There are many state parks that have great hiking and fishing all over Indiana. The state fair is held every fall in Indianapolis which is a great time to be had by everyone!