Linton is situated in Southwestern Indiana and is in the center of three major cities: Terre Haute, Vincennes and Bloomington with a population of 5,800. Linton, Indiana, a place where you can celebrate life, relax, enjoy, and discover. Linton has a variety of things to offer from shopping and eating to recreation and outdoor fun. Linton is best known as the birthplace of Phil Harris. Nestled among the hundreds of lakes within the 7900-acre Greene-Sullivan State Forest and the US’s largest wetlands restoration the 8001-acre Goose Pond. Linton is also known for its outdoor recreation and its fame of hosting Indiana's largest Independence Day Parade. After your visit, we're sure "You'll Like Linton," . . it's a great place to relax, enjoy and discover . . . and a great place to celebrate life!