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Worth County, Iowa

Upcoming Events

Jan
30
Board of Supervisors Meeting 8:30 am
1000 Central Ave. · Northwood, IA
Agenda
Feb
6
Board of Supervisors Meeting 8:30 am
1000 Central Ave. · Northwood, IA
Feb
13
Board of Supervisors Meeting 8:30 am
1000 Central Ave. · Northwood, IA
Feb
16
North Iowa Long Term Disaster Recovery Committee 3:30 pm
99A 9th St. North · Northwood, IA
Feb
21
Board of Supervisors Meeting 8:30 am
1000 Central Ave. · Northwood, IA

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About Worth County

Located in north-central Iowa, Worth was established in 1851 and named for Major General William Jenkins Worth, an officer in the Seminole War and the Mexican-American War. The Courthouse, located in Northwood, was completed in 1893 and added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1981. The County is home to seven communities and 7,443 residents.

The County is administered by a three-member Board of Supervisors who are elected for four-year terms. Other elected officials include the Attorney, Auditor, Recorder, Sheriff, and Treasurer.