Welcome to Mercer County!

Whether you found our site looking for a place to visit or a place to call home for your family or business, you will not be disappointed.

This part of the state has a proven workforce ingrained with a Midwestern work ethic, dedicated to productivity and profitability. Our region’s roots are in agriculture, and our people take pride in what they do. Work is important to us, and doing the job right is our primary goal. These beliefs also translate into high attendance and retention rates for the local workforce.

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Living in Mercer County

Mercer County has a rich heritage and friendly atmosphere. Many out-of-state visitors comment on our quiet, safe and clean neighborhoods. The residents of our communities take pride in their personal properties. Whether you are in the market to purchase, build or rent, you can find exactly what fits your needs.

This region boasts a wide variety of recreational activities for people of all ages.

  • 18-hole golf courses
  • Parks with ball diamonds, tennis courts and shelter houses
  • Four aquatic centers 
  • Biking and walking trails
  • Lake recreation, including boating, docks, fishing, campsites and picnic areas

Whatever you choose to do during your leisure time, Mercer County is your place for recreation.