The city of Bloomington, Indiana is a larger city in the state of Indiana and also the county seat of Monroe County. Bloomington is known to the public as the “Gateway to Scenic Southern Indiana”. It is also sometimes called “A haven of blooms”. As of 2010, the population of Bloomington was over 80,000. The city is home to one of the state’s largest and recognized higher institutions of learning in Indiana University Bloomington, which has over 40,000 students enrolled. Bloomington is known as a “tree city”, which participates in the tree planting program run by the Arbor Day Foundation.