Owensville, Indiana is located in Gibson County and is part of the Evansville Metropolitan Area. The town was established in 1817 but not incorporated until 1881. The small town is a blend of rural, suburban and industrial. With a historic downtown, and nearby Gibson Lake and Wabash River, this community has much to offer. There is easy access to neighboring communities through I-64, I-69, and US-41. Residents of Owensville are known to be welcoming, enjoying when visitors join them in their community events. Owensville’s primary economy is based on agriculture, with farms producing wheat, milo, corn, soybeans, and strawberries. Two other integral parts of the community are the Gibson Generating Station and the Toyota Motor Manufacturing providing jobs for many residents. There are approximately 1,300 people who live in Owensville.
Although it is a small town, prospective homebuyers can rest assured that basic shopping needs are met in Owensville. Downtown has general stores and specialty shops. There are several locally owned dining options where you can enjoy your favorite cup of joe and catch up on what’s happening in town. Besides the locally owned shops, there are also some national businesses like Dollar General. Evansville is about twenty-five miles away and offers an active nightlife, as well as museums, a zoo, and many music and art festivals throughout the year.
Homebuyers will find that Owensville offers a variety of ranch style and cottage homes as well as new designs in more recent developments. The natural beauty of the area is reflected in the many mature trees and the well-kept lawns. Students in Owensville are served by the South Gibson School Corporation. When you take into consideration the many local amenities and combine them with the great options in nearby communities, you have a great choice if you are looking for a home in the Evansville area. If you would like more information regarding homes for sale in Owensville, Indiana, please contact me today. I would be pleased to assist you.
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