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Welcome to Pike County, Indiana: the median center of U.S. population…at the center of your success!

About Pike County Indiana

Welcome to Pike County Indiana's home on the web. The Pike County Economic Development Corporation openly and enthusiastically embraces growth in Pike County. By strongly supporting city and county efforts to maintain a community that offers a great place to call home, Pike County Indiana is especially distinctive in its vision of promoting business growth while keeping small town charm and hospitality in the forefront of community image. Through a complimentary partnership of economic growth, prosperity, quality of place and small town charm, the PCEDC positions itself to be proponent for progress and an advocate for Pike County’s future.

Our organization is the conduit to growth in our community. We have many available sites for development in Pike County, including our Megasite! If we do not have what you are looking for, we can find it for you. Pike County local government is supportive of economic development efforts and have become partners in our aggressive pro-growth agenda. The growth of the Interstate 69 corridor is fostering development. We have created Economic Revitalization Area(s), identified incentives to welcome business and expansions, and continue the shovel-ready process for potential sites.”

Ashley Willis, executive director



Ashley P. Willis,
Executive Director

Feel free to contact our Executive Director
by email at pikegrowth@pikeco.org
or phone (812) 354-2271


Pike County Indiana Welcomes You and Your Business

Pike County, is located in southwest Indiana. The county is bordered on the north by Daviess and Knox Counties. Dubois County borders to the east; Warrick County is to the south; and Gibson County to the west. Pike County is one of the nine counties located in the area designated by the Indiana Department of Workforce Development as Indiana Economic Growth Region 11.
  • Pike and Dubois Counties comprise the Jasper, Indiana Micropolitan Statistical Area.
  • The county has 336.2 sq. miles in land area including
    • 7,000 acres of water and 20 miles of wetlands.
  • It has a population density of 36.2 people per square mile.
  • In the last three decades Pike County's population grew by 4.5%.

The principal municipalities of Pike County are

  • Winslow
  • Otwell
  • Petersburg (county seat)

The landscape is dotted with quiet, safe neighborhoods.

Our “Hoosier Hospitality” is apparent in the neighborliness of local residents. The county is home to:

  • a large state forest,
  • abundant wildlife area
  • a large county park
  • small community parks
  • and a nine-hole golf course
Excellent progressive schools, solid work ethics and strong varied industry make Pike County Indiana even more attractive to new and expanding businesses.


Pike County is the median center of US population; at the center of your success!