Hancock County, Indiana

I-70 east


Connect Opportunities to Economic Success

Strategically located along the I-70 corridor, Hancock County is considered a location of choice within Central Indiana. Part of the Indianapolis MSA, Hancock County is the third fastest growing county in the State of Indiana.

With a population of over 70,000 citizens, access to the nation’s major East-West and North-South transportation corridors, corporate nameplates Elanco, Covance, Caterpillar, Sam’s Club Distribution, and Tsuda call Hancock County, Indiana home.

In January 2014, Hancock County received its second State Certified Shovel Ready Site designation. Progress Park Phase II was awarded as a Silver Shovel Ready Site.

The third site in Hancock County to receive State Certified Shovel Ready designation is Energy Park. On April 14, 2014, Mr. Bill Davis, Executive Director at the Office of Community and Rural Affairs made the presentation.  Mr. Davis stated “We recognize the potential of Energy Park and are excited to begin marketing it to those who can develop it as an even greater asset for Hancock County.”

The HEDC is accustomed and ready to work with any size project. We will assist any new or existing business wishing to grow in Hancock County. We are your “one-stop-shop” for assistance.

Let us put our resources to work for you. Call us at 317.477.7241.

Our Services

  • Confidential site location assistance
  • Cost of doing business analysis
  • Economic impact modeling
  • Liaison between local government and business community
  • and much more.