Welcome to Appanoose County, Iowa!
Appanoose County is located in South Central Iowa, where the people possess a strong work ethic and the leaders are always happy to welcome new businesses into the community.
Appanoose County is well-known for its outstanding advanced manufacturing businesses which are served by the Appanoose County Community Railroad (APNC). Centerville is the county seat and is home to a quality K-12 school district, cutting edge healthcare and hospital facilities, and Indian Hills Community College which provides customized job training programs for local businesses. The county is home to residents of 10 other communities filled with great civic pride and 2 more quality school districts. Appanoose County is also home to one of Iowa’s newest attractions, Honey Creek Resort on the beautiful Rathbun Lake. This entire area is an outdoor playground featuring over 12,000 acres of public hunting ground, bountiful fishing, boating, camping, multiple hiking trails, and three golf courses. Take a closer look at Appanoose County – it’s a great place to grow your business and raise your family!