Indiana is a state located in the Mid-west, and Great Lakes region. Though it isn't techically people of southern Indiana consider themselves in the south due to it being very much so like a lot of Kentucky and Tennesee down there.
Indiana is the 16th most populated state in the United States. Indianapolis in Marion County is the most populated in the center of the state as the capital with over 820,000 people as the United States 13th largest city, Fort Wayne in the north-east in Allen County is the second most populated with over 400,000 in it's metro area, Evansville in the south-west in Vanderburgh County with nearly 360,000 in it's metro area, plus Chicago's metro area in five counties the north west corner. Chicago's entire metro area has over 9,600,000 people in it.
There are 92 counties in Indiana.