Its population is estimated to be approximately 60,000.
It is known as a twin city to Shelbyville, which in real life would be Eugene, Oregon.
The town has often been dubbed as the, or at a stretch, one of America's worst towns and called "America's Crud Bucket","The Armpit of America's Butt-Crack", as well as being the World's Fattest Town.
In its early days, the city was the target of many Native American Indian raids, and to this day many forts and trading posts remain (including Fort Springfield and Fort Sensible).The restaurant offers an extensive menu with everything from burgers and fries to omelets and breakfast food and much more.The unique decorations also gives the place a cool atmosphere that is picture worthy. Visit the May 4th Memorial This is technically on campus, but this is most likely not something a student would typically take the time to do.It offers a wide range of restaurants, cute boutiques to shop at, a yoga studio, an art gallery and an art studio. Go to the Hartville Flea Market If you have a car and are willing to take a 20 minute drive, the Hartville Flea market is a place you could spend all day at, between the outdoor and indoor vendors, there is everything from jewelry, fresh fruits and vegetables, a meat department, clothes, antiques and even a cafeteria style restaurant. Eat at Mikes Place If you’re sick of campus food or don’t feel like cooking, Mike’s Place is the place to go.If you have never eaten here, you are really missing out.