Jay County

Jay County, Indiana has something fun for the whole family. Our towns hold treasures of all kinds, from primitive antique shopping to live entertainment. We are home to the world’s largest Gas Engine and Tractor Show, Fiber Festival and many more interesting attractions. Take a look around and find the many treasures and fun festivals all located in Jay County, Indiana!

By The Numbers

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Career Pathways in Jay County

Industrial Maintenance

Diagnose and fix minor mechanical issues before they become major problems.
Median Salary:$51,630
Desired Skillsmechanical skills, desire to learn, manual dexterity

The Perfect Place to Put Down Roots

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Invested in Your Success

Our county portal is currently new, but check back in this section soon for more information on organizations, as well as events and more!

City of Portland

City government, parks, and helpful links. Everything you need for the City of Portland.
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Come Visit!

Rural charm with great to eat, see, and do.
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Move to Indiana

Thinking about making the move? Here is some helpful information.
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Agriculture is a big part of our community and many of our farmers want to share that love with others. Come check it out!

Arts Place

Arts Place, Inc. is the premiere community arts facility promoting and supporting the arts as an integral part of daily life in Jay County

Get outside

Parks, lakes, trails, and more. Enjoy nature and the natural beauty of our community.

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Cliff Moser
(260) 726-6914
120 West Main Street
Portland, IN 47371-2116
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