Howard County, Indiana Founded in 1844

Welcome to Howard County

We are a friendly, thriving community with robust business and agriculture sectors. Founded in 1844, our community has grown to be a powerhouse of major corporations such as Chrysler, Haynes International and Delphi alongside an incredible array of friendly small businesses owned and operated with Midwest hospitality. We are at the heart of Central Indiana and a short drive puts you in some of the premier cities in the country, such as Indianapolis and Chicago.

Our quality of life is unmatched. From incredible healthcare providers to our strong schools and colleges, our trail system, our farmers market and abundant festivals to name just a few. It is easy to understand why families choose to make Howard County a place to call home! Our culture and values reflect the charm you would expect from a vibrant Midwest community. Welcome to Howard County!

Important Notices

Election Results (Unofficial)View the 2019 General Election results LIVE as they come in, starting at 6:00 pm, November 5th, local time. The links below will become active at that time. After clicking on one of the below links, you will need to refresh the page to see updated results.


Watch Communications will be working to provide broadband internet access in rural Howard County. Currently Watch is in the engineering phase and planning the build. If you would like for them to contact you regarding the project, please follow the link below and fill out the form. This will aid in the planning process as well as helping to identify areas in need.

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