Montgomery County is intersected by Interstate I-74 - just 20 miles Northwest of Indianapolis and 15 miles South of Lafayette and Purdue University.
Population as of 2013
New Market: 712
New Richmond: 333
New Ross: 347
Top Employers as of 2013
Acuity Brands Lighting
Franciscan Health Crawfordsville
Closure Systems International
Pace Dairy Foods
Indiana Home Care Plus
North Montgomery Community Schools
Colleges & Universities
Ivy Tech State College
West Lafayette, Indiana
Indiana State University
Terre Haute, Indiana
Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Terre Haute, Indiana
Indiana University/Purdue University Indianapolis
Three School Corporations: Crawfordsville Community Schools, North Montgomery Community Schools, Southmont School Corporation.
Crawfordsville Community School Corporation
Three public elementaries: Pre-school Center, Kindergarten Center, one for grades 2-3, and another for grades 4-5 Students: 1,079
One Middle School (grades 6-8) Students: 502
One High School (grades 9-12) Students: 679
North Montgomery Community School Corporation
Three public elementaries (grades K-5) Students: 990
One Middle School (grades 6-9) Students: 475
One High School (grades 9-12) Students: 685
South Montgomery Community School Corporation
Three public elementary schools (grades K-6) Students: 977
One Junior High School (grades 7-8) Students: 290
One High School (grades 9-12) Students: 646
Countrywide Home Loans
Industrial Federal Credit Union
Personal Finance Company
Teacher’s Credit Union
Tri County Bank and Trust
Farm Credit Services of Indiana
Government & Services
Administration: Montgomery County has three County Commissioners, seven County Council Members. Crawfordsville has a Mayor and seven City Council Members.
Planning & Zoning: Crawfordsville Local Zoning boards and Crawfordsville Plan Commission. Crawfordsville city limit extends two miles in the county.
Economic Development: Indiana West Advantage
Law Enforcement: County Sheriff and 18 deputies; Crawfordsville Police Department has a chief, 32 sworn officers and 7 sworn reserve officers.
Fire Protection: Crawfordsville has a chief and 37 full-time firefighters/EMTs and one civilian paramedic. Crawfordsville has a class 5 insurance rating.
Waste Removal: City Sanitation Department – weekly removal
Sewerage: Crawfordsville Wastewater Treatment Plant and Montgomery County’s Sewer District.
Rural settings as well as subdivisions serve Crawfordsville and the immediate area offering both new and existing homes and available building lots. As a result of our long and prosperous history, Crawfordsville is very fortunate to have an abundance of affordable Victorian homes dating back to the 1800’s. Numerous apartments ranging from duplexes to multi-family complexes are available throughout the community. In addition, assisted livings as well as senior living developments with attached recreation are also available.
Median Home Value: $88,000
Median Monthly Rent: $477
Franciscan Health Crawfordsville serves Montgomery County as a 120-bed, acute-care facility with services ranging from emergency to diagnostic imaging. Franciscan Health has 127 physicians, 380 employees and 75 volunteers serving the community.
Athens Outpatient Services offer Outpatient Surgery, Diagnostic Imaging and X-Ray, Cardiology Testing, Physical Therapy, and Sleep Studies. It is managed by Athens Medical Group, a multi-specialty physician group serving Montgomery and surrounding counties with 132 employees. Athens Medical Group consists of 16 physicians and 5 nurse practitioners who have over 150 combined years of experience in Primary Care, Internal Medicine, Orthopedic Surgery, General Surgery, OB/GYN and Ear, Nose & Throat specialties.
Includes four city parks, eight county parks, a new recreation center, city pool, three public golf courses, a private country club, adult softball facilities, canoeing and fishing.
City: 3.7638 per 100 Local property taxes are assessed on a base of 100% true cash.
State sales tax is 7% on all retail sales – some food products exempt. For more information, please visit www.in.gov/dor for the Indiana Department of Revenue's website.
Rail:CSX and Amtrak
Highway:I74, US 136 and 231, State Roads 234, 47, 32, 25, 59 and 55
Air: Crawfordsville Airport, commercial service; Indianapolis International Airport, Purdue University Airport
Truck:Several truck lines are located in the county.
Electric: Crawfordsville Electric Light & Power, Duke Energy, Tipmont REMC, Darlington Light & Power, Waynetown Power, New Ross Electric, Ladoga Electric, Parke County REMC
Water: Indiana American Water Corporation
Telecommunications:Metronet, TDS Telecom, Comcast and AT&T