Quality of Life
Our 11-county region fits all kinds of lifestyles, including yours. Stay busy in Fort Wayne’s vibrant downtown, relax in our laid-back small communities, or seek outdoor adventure in our northern lake counties. People from all walks of life call Northeast Indiana home.
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There’s clearly a lot going on here. Are you ready to experience the benefits of a region rich with culture and diversity?
Eleven Unique Counties to Call Home
Not far from the vibrant Fort Wayne downtown area are clear lakes, charming small towns, and hospitable rural counties. Each of Northeast Indiana’s counties features a unique economy and quality of life. Want to learn more? Follow the links below to connect with each of our member counties.
Adams County Contacts
- Serves to assist business development needs in Adams County.
- Reports on current news, attractions, and events, and assists individuals who are relocating to the area.
- Promotes local events and businesses, and assists those looking to relocate with information about the town.
Allen County Contacts
- Represents Fort Wayne and Allen County, Indiana, as a metro chamber alliance and primary point of contact for economic growth.
- Official destination for Fort Wayne and Allen County events, lodging, restaurants, maps, deals, tours, attractions, and relocation information.
- Provides information on restaurants, nightlife, shopping, apartment options, and more.
DeKalb County Contacts
- Works to improve the quality of life for the citizens of DeKalb County through enhanced employment opportunities resulting from the responsible growth of business and industry.
- Has information on all the cities, towns, education, and demographics in DeKalb County.
- Provides information about businesses, attractions, lodging, etc. Informational brochures can also be downloaded directly from its website.
Huntington County Contacts
- Provides businesses with many of the services they need for start-up, expansion, relocation, incentives and workforce development.
- Provides a calendar of events and suggestions for ways to get involved in the community.
- Offers a wide range of information on attractions, recreation, shopping, dining, lodging, events, and travel.
Kosciusko County Contacts
Provides businesses with many of the services they need for start-up, expansion, relocation, incentives and workforce development.
- Works with members to stimulate healthy and diverse business growth in the community.
- Serves as a destination marketing organization obligated to the mission of representing and marketing Kosciusko County to all types of visitors.
LaGrange County Contacts
- Provides news, an event calendar, and relocation information for new residents.
- Focuses on assisting entrepreneurs and businesses within the county, providing news and working with new businesses.
Noble County Contacts
- Assists companies and entrepreneurs who want to relocate and provides quality of life and educational information, along with community links.
- Promotes tourism by connecting partners and events, developing unique assets and enriching visitors’ experiences in a way that contributes to economic growth.
Chamber of Commerce Offices in Nole County
- Albion Chamber of Commerce
- Avilla Chamber of Commerce
- Kendallville Chamber of Commerce
- Ligonier Chamber of Commerce
- Rome City Chamber of Commerce
Steuben County Contacts
Works to develop and sustain a diversified economy that promotes economic growth and innovation by embracing the ingenuity of employers, cultivating a highly-educated workforce, and maintaining a high quality of life valued by residents and visitors alike.
- Includes all the visitor information you need, from restaurants and lodging to campgrounds, boat rentals, and public beaches throughout Northern Indiana Lake Country. Will provide relocation information upon request.
- Provides links to multiple local resources and lists current events and job postings, as well as relocation information upon request.
Wabash County Contacts
- Provides consultants, site selectors and business leaders the information and opportunities necessary to expand, start or relocate businesses in Wabash County.
- Provides information on local events, museums, lakes and reservoirs, entertainment, maps, tours, and historic attractions.
Wells County Contacts
- Located in the heart of Bluffton, Indiana, Wells County Economic Development is committed to attracting and retaining the best businesses and workers.
- Provides community news, relocation information, a list of events, and community links.
Whitley County Contacts
- Serves as a single point of contact for business and industry in Whitley County, Indiana. The EDC works on behalf of Whitley County, which includes the City of Columbia City and the Towns of Churubusco, Larwill, and South Whitley.
- Committed to assisting those looking to relocate to the area as well as those who currently live in the area by providing the latest information on events and attractions.