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Shelbyville

Shelbyville

Shelbyville is the county seat of Shelby County. Shelbyville is located in Central Indiana, approximately 20 miles southeast of Indianapolis and 45 miles northwest of Cincinnati, Ohio. Shelbyville was first settled in 1822 when the first land patents were issued in the area. The city was named after Isaac Shelby, a Revolutionary War hero and the first governor of Kentucky. The first courthouse was built in 1823, and the first post office was established in 1826. In 1852, the first railroad was built, connecting Shelbyville to Indianapolis. Shelbyville is home to a variety of businesses and industries, including manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, logistics, and automotive. The city is also home to several large employers, including Wal-Mart, Firestone, and Indiana Steel and Wire. Shelbyville is a great place to live, work, and play. It has a vibrant downtown area, which is home to a number of shops, restaurants, and entertainment venues. The city is also home to a variety of parks and recreational activities, such as fishing, camping, & swimming. 

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