Explore a vibrant community.

With over 650 lakes in the area surrounding our county, water sports, fishing and boating are prime activities during warm weather months. During the winter, sports like downhill skiing, snowmobiling, and ice-fishing take over. We’re encompassed by vintners and wineries, world-renowned museums, & the unique cultural offerings of the local Amish population.

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Medical Volunteers Needed!

The Health Department needs medical volunteers to administer COVID Vaccines. Complete the form by clicking the button below.

COVID Vaccinations at Work

The Indiana State Department of Health can be requested to perform COVID-19 vaccinations and testing at your work.

County Seal Competition

We’re asking the most inventive, artistic people in the state of Indiana, you and your friends, to help design a new County Seal

Emergency Rental Assistance

Elkhart County has entered into a service agreement with Baker Tilly to administer Emergency Rental Assistance. Click for details.

Partnering to Serve

See how Cisco and Elkhart County has worked together to securely bring courtroom participants together via secure real-time video.

Leading the Way

Forward-thinking and efficient implementation allowed Elkhart County Courts to serve our residents securely in a pandemic

News in Elkhart County

Clerks Office

Voting Options for the 2022 Primary Election

Jan 10, 2022

Elkhart County Clerk of the Circuit Court, Christopher Anderson, would like to remind Elkhart County voters that although the 2022 Primary Election will be held on May 3, 2022, there are multiple options for those who would like to vote absentee before Election Day.

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Consolidation of County Recycling Sites

Dec 21, 2021

The Elkhart County Landfill will be consolidating 15 scattered recycling drop-off locations throughout the County into 5 strategically chosen locations starting in January 2022.

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Walkthrough of New Consolidated Courts Toured by County Personnel

Dec 17, 2021

Recently, judges, lawyers and courts personnel toured full-scale mockups of the new Elkhart County Consolidated Courts as part of the next steps in the design process.

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County Staff Ready for Winter Roadwork

Nov 30, 2021

The Elkhart County Highway Department has wrapped its seasonal chip sealing work and is now prepared for winter highway and roadwork, including the clearing of snow and ice.

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Join Our Team

Elkhart County has positions available for those ready to make a commitment to serving the residents. Click below to learn more.


Elkhart County has many parks to explore. Ready to get out and see it all? Click the button below start your adventure.


Immerse yourself in our community by volunteering. Many organizations are looking for the skills you have. Learn more here.