Home to the Hoosier National and Martin State Forest, Martin County is a picturesque setting in southern Indiana that is the epitome of serenity. Offering some of the most breathtaking natural beauty, the outdoor recreation opportunities are nearly endless.
Defense Sector Program
Our Defense Sector Program offers out-of-state workers $5,000 to relocate to southern Indiana and work for a company in our defense industry. Purdue@WestGate's Job Board offers a list of open opportunities to apply for!
Once you accept a position in the Indiana Uplands Region, your employer must send a copy of the offer letter from the hiring company to verify the job offer, job title, and salary, which must be a minimum of $60,000.
Please contact our office at 812-277-9778 with any questions about this program!
Why Martin County?
Cities and Towns: Loogootee and Shoals
Top Employer Industries: National security and defense and agriculture
Everything in your imagination is a reality at West Boggs Park! This 1,600 acre facility hosts a 400 acre play area and the famous 622 acre West Boggs Lake fishery and recreational water.
Martin County is home to Jug Rock, the largest free-standing table rock formation in the United States east of the Mississippi River. Located in the Hoosier National Forest, it's something you don't want to miss.
Overlook Park is a panoramic view that showcases all that Martin County offers. For a scenic view of the winding White River through river bottom, farms and valleys, come enjoy the park’s shelter house and picnic areas.
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