Carlisle is a small town located in the township of Haddon, located in the county of Sullivan. It is a part of Terre Haute MSA. The Correctional Facility of Wabash Valley is located here. Carlisle has a total area of about 1.4 sq. kms. and is located at an elevated height of about 483 ft. from the ground level. A major part of the local population are primarily engaged with tourism, trade, health and other economic activities in the region.