Hancock County: big-city excitement with small-town advantages.


Hancock County, Indiana is the eastern doorway to everything Indianapolis has to offer, just minutes from Downtown and its museums, restaurants, shopping, and music. If you’re a sports fan, you’ll appreciate fast access to exciting Colts football, Pacers basketball, Indians baseball, Eleven soccer, and Ice hockey, as well as challenging golf courses. Best of all, you’ll enjoy those big-city activities without big-city traffic and other hassles.

There’s plenty of excitement right here in Hancock County, too, with trendsetting restaurants, unique shops, an active arts community, impressive libraries, and so many resources for active lifestyles. Trail systems stretch between communities, giving cyclists and runners safe places to enjoy the outdoors. Discover all the opportunities for fun and recreation at Hancock County Tourism.

Hancock County is home to four of Indiana’s consistently top-rated K-12 school districts, including Eastern Hancock, Greenfield-Central, Mt. Vernon, and Southern Hancock. Several schools in the county are STEM-certified, and students at all levels have access to the latest technology. Our county’s high schools offer a variety of accelerated programs that allow students to earn college credits, such as Project Lead the Way’s pre-engineering programs, biomedical science classes, and advanced computer animation.

We also have one of Central Indiana’s finest health systems, , with a full complement of services and innovative care, such as the state-of-the-art radiation oncology center. Community Hospitals and Indiana University Health also serve the county.

With all those advantages, you and your team will find that living in Hancock County is delightfully affordable, with housing choices that appeal to everyone from the urban pioneer to the weekend farmer, and everything in between.

Hancock County’s Chambers of Commerce
Greenfield Area Chamber of Commerce
One Courthouse Plaza
Greenfield, IN 46140
(317)477-4188
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New Palestine Area Chamber of Commerce
42 E Main
New Palestine, IN 46163
(317) 861-2345
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Fortville/McCordsville Area Chamber of Commerce
10 West Church St, Suite 5
Fortville, IN 46040
(317) 485-0410
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Hancock County’s Main Street Organizations
Greenfield Main Street
One Courthouse Plaza, Suite 1
Greenfield, IN 46140
Shelley Swift
(317) 649-0890
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Fortville Action Inc.
P.O. Box 424
Fortville, IN 46040
Dave Beatson
(317) 407-0316
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New Palestine Main Street
P.O. Box 407
New Palestine, IN 46163
Michael Dean
(317) 407-0010
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