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Shadeland, Indiana
(Tippecanoe County)

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Welcome to Shadeland ...

The town of Shadeland is located in Tippecanoe County<1>.

The location of Shadeland has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Shadeland has a population of 1,909 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Shadeland.

Shadeland is 670 feet [204 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Shadeland lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel west from Shadeland (for example, toward Alvin (IL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Shadeland is located in the (765) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Shadeland had an population of 1,909 people. This is an increase of 18.57% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 13.5% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Shadeland had a population of 1,610 people. This makes Shadeland the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Shadeland represents 0.02% of the population of Indiana (which has 6,483,802 people), making it the state's 235th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,610 people, the population of Shadeland decreased 4.28% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,682 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Shadeland.

Communities Also Named Shadeland ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Indiana communities named Shadeland: This one is located in Tippecanoe County and the other is located in Grant County.

Beyond Indiana, there are 5 communities that are also named Shadeland - they are located in Kentucky, Manitoba, Pennsylvania and Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Shadeland.

Communities near Shadeland ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Shadeland.

  • Lafayette (6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lafayette
    • Lafayette lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Shadeland and is located in Tippecanoe County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 71,484 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lafayette
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lafayette<6>
  • West Lafayette (7 miles [11.3 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Lafayette
    • West Lafayette lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Shadeland and is located in Tippecanoe County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 51,605 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Lafayette have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Lafayette
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Lafayette<6>
  • Attica (15 miles [24.1 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Attica
    • Attica lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Shadeland and is located in Fountain County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,324 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Attica
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Attica<6>
  • Battle Ground (12 miles [19.3 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Battle Ground
    • Battle Ground lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Shadeland and is located in Tippecanoe County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,973 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Battle Ground
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Battle Ground<6>
  • Williamsport (17 miles [27.4 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Williamsport
    • Williamsport lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Shadeland and is located in Warren County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,837 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williamsport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamsport<6>
  • Dayton (10 miles [16.1 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dayton
    • Dayton lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Shadeland and is located in Tippecanoe County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,667 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dayton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dayton<6>
  • Brookston (17 miles [27.4 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookston
    • Brookston lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Shadeland and is located in White County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,541 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookston<6>
  • Rossville (19 miles [30.6 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rossville
    • Rossville lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Shadeland and is located in Clinton County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,540 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rossville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rossville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rossville<6>
  • Otterbein (11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Otterbein
    • Otterbein lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Shadeland and is located in Benton County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,258 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Otterbein have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Otterbein
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Otterbein<6>
  • Mulberry (15 miles [24.1 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mulberry
    • Mulberry lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Shadeland and is located in Clinton County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,213 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mulberry
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mulberry<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Shadeland. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Shadeland.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Shadeland. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Shadeland.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Shadeland. See our Newspapers Page for Shadeland.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Shadeland ...

Looking for more information about Shadeland? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Shadeland, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Shadeland.

Adding Shadeland to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Shadeland in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Shadeland was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Shadeland on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1908.

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Shadeland on our Genealogy Page.

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for Shadeland

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About Tippecanoe County

About Indiana

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Shadeland. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Tippecanoe County: www.co.tippecanoe.in.us/

The official website for State of Indiana: https://www.in.gov

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Indiana's counties, including Tippecanoe, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Shadeland.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Shadeland - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Shadeland) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Shadeland. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ShadelandOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Shadeland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3510, Longitude: -86.9623       In this case, the coordinates for Shadeland have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.




 

 

 

 

 


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