Official Madison County website, the main site for all things related to County Government in Madison County, Iowa.

Welcome to Madison County, Iowa!  

Courthouse photo from Pictometry 2012

Chapter 60 Madison County General Assistance Ordinance
Diane Fitch's Proposed Wind Ordinance - Draft
Phil Clifton's Proposed Wind Ordinance - Draft
Aaron Price's Wind Ordinance - Draft
Phil Clifton's Proposed Solar Energy - Draft
Madison County Comprehensive Plan
What is a Comprehensive Plan?
Iowa Smart Planning Legislative Guide
Smart Planning in Iowa
Community Heart & Soul
Madison County Zoning & Environmental
Health Regulations & Ordinances
FY21 Budget Proposed Max Levy
February 25, 2020
Public Hearing Notice
Petition to Consider Vacancy
February 13, 2020

Development Activity in NE Quadrant
Osmium URA TIF Ordinance
Osmium URA Maps
Osmium URA Process
Osmium URA WDM Resolution
WDM Voluntary Annexation

Board of Supervisors Meetings
Rules of Procedure

(effective May 1, 2019)
Madison County Boards & Commissions Members

Madison County Townships 

Madison County
112 N John Wayne Dr.
Winterset, Iowa 50273

Madison County Annex
201 W Court Avenue
Winterset, IA 50273

Courthouse and Annex
8:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.
Monday - Friday

~ Holidays ~

Madison County Election Info
Unofficial City/School
Election Results
November 5, 2019
City/School Election
November 5, 2019

Madison County Budget - 2019/2020
Madison County Budget - 2018/2019
Madison County Budget - 2017/2018
Madison County Budget - 2016/2017

Driver's License Hours
Monday - Friday
Renewals 8:15 A.M. - 3:45 P.M.
Written test 8:15 A.M. - 3:30 P.M.
Operator drives only available upon request - please contact 515-462-1542

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Clark Tower

Zion Federated Church - oldest church in Madison County

Harmon Tunnel

Monumental Park