About Carroll Area Development Corporation

Our Mission

Carroll Area Development Corporation provides support to the existing industry base, assists in the establishment of new industry and works to enhance area quality of place for residents and businesses throughout Carroll County, IA.

The Carroll Area Development Corporation (CADC) board and staff are recognized throughout the Midwest for a bold, future-oriented and politically astute commitment to economic and community development in Carroll County, IA. CADC serves as a catalyst and leading resource for growing new and existing business and industry, while embracing its hard earned reputation as a collaborator, advocate and consensus builder on behalf of county businesses and residents. 

CADC's strategic plan includes the following priorities:

  • Workforce expansion
  • Housing
  • Business retention & expansion (business assistance)
  • Business recruitment
  • Transportation & infrastructure
  • Approach to leadership
  • Organizational communications
  • Future forward positioning
  • Private investment
  • School system engagement

Download the CADC strategic plan.

Pro Business Climate

  • Beautiful rural area in West Central Iowa
  • Tax advantages that stimulate and encourage growth
  • Financial assistance opportunities
  • 1 Gbps internet service in many Carroll County communities
  • Iowa's low cost of doing business

View Carroll County's business advantages

Carroll County, Iowa - A Great Place To Live

  • Safe communities
  • Great school systems
  • Low cost of living
  • Home to a large regional hospital
  • Parks, recreational activities, programs and special events for every walk of life

Learn more about Carroll County, IA amenities.