Greene County Chamber & Development | Jefferson, Iowa

Welcome to Greene County, Iowa

Welcome to, hosted by Greene County Chamber & Development for members, residents, and all who want to learn more about Greene County, Iowa.

Greene County is located in west central Iowa, 45 minutes west of Ames on US Highway 30 or about an hour's drive northwest of Des Moines. The city of Jefferson, with a population of about 4,400 people, is the county seat and a hub for businesses and services for the surrounding towns of Cooper, Churdan, Dana, Grand Junction, Paton, Rippey and Scranton.

In Greene County, Iowa, we live the small town, rural American lifestyle portrayed in Hollywood movies. This picturesque quality of life is supported by progressive school systems, strong manufacturing and the vibrant agricultural economy. Entertainment and recreation options abound - creative arts, museums, and theatres are available without leaving the county. Shopping and dining attract locals and tourists.

Greene County Chamber's motto is "THINK GREENE." The Chamber strives to foster thriving relationships between individuals, businesses and organizations by serving as a leader, advocate and resource for Greene County businesses. By developing programs and events that promote and market the county's unique assets, the Chamber benefits its members and the community as a whole.

Thank you for visiting Use it to connect with Chamber members, all of whom are eager to serve you, whether you've lived in Greene County your entire life or you're thinking of visiting or relocating. Call Greene County Chamber & Development at 515-386-2155 for more information, email an inquiry to, or visit the office at 220 N. Chestnut, Jefferson, IA 50129.

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