Community Economic Development

Local Highlights

June 30, 2021


The office will also be closed July 6-12 for the Achievement Show.  Please join us at the Big 4 Fairgrounds in Nashua to support our local 4-H and FFA Youth! 

May 19, 2021

The updated survey is now available! 

3 fair queens in fancy dresses holding flowers
May 19, 2021

Stop by and pick up an application to be the next Chickasaw County Fair Queen!
The deadline is Wednesday, June 9th, 2021.

4-H Clover
May 6, 2021

Important Achivement Show information and deadlines, Senior Spotlight,  Summer Camps, Fair Queen information, and Youth Babysitting Training in this month's newsletter!  

May 1, 2021

Are you interested in learning more what it takes to be a responsible and safe babysitter?  

Community and Business Resources for Chickasaw County

Data for Decision Makers

New Hampton Economic Development



US Census Bureau



Community and Ecnomic Development

Community and Economic Development Resources  are  a web-based marketplace where community leaders can review and make selections from a variety of technical assistance, consulting and educational programs that will improve the quality of life in your community.

Schools in Chickasaw County:



Statewide Resources

  • ISU Extension assists Iowa communities in planning and encouraging sustainable community and economic development that lead to positive quality of life for all citizens.

  • ICIP provides data and research on local economic, demographic, and social trends for business and communities.

  • Reports of recent and historical trends in the local retail trade sector by city.

  • Helping the College of Engineering and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach carry out their land-grant university mission to improve the quality of life in Iowa by enhancing the performance of Iowa industry.

  • The CVC facilitates networking among small and medium size rural communities, sponsors policy analyses, engages communities in dialogue, and fosters discussion among rural and urban interests.

  • Data on each county in Iowa including population demographics, education, retail sales, personal income, employment, occupation, housing, and family characteristics.

  • During times of natural disaster, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach offers educational resources to reduce the personal impact of natural disasters, working in partnership with the local, state and federal agencies addressing the disaster. 

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