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LIFE IN DUBOIS COUNTY
Dubois County residents enjoy genuine community, successful careers, and increasing entrepreneurship and business growth.
Unemployment Rate (as of Nov. 2022): 2.2
Cost of Living: 20.6% lower than the U.S. average
Median Household Income: $64,120
Dubois County residents are creative, driven individuals with entrepreneurial spirits. The county offers a variety of career and job opportunities, and celebrates historically high employment. Residents have easy access to major markets via state and interstate highways, air, and rail. Dubois Strong, the county's economic development source, assists new startups with lending programs and directives.
Dubois County has year-round exciting events, high-performing school districts, recreational opportunities and diverse spiritual offerings. In the summer, community members spend afternoons watching the Dubois County Bombers play at League Stadium. Between the thriving Jasper Community Arts Center, historic Fourth Street shopping, and well-known folk and blues music festivals, there's always something for visitors and residents to do.
Members of the Dubois County community give their time, talents, and resources generously to create clean neighborhoods, successful businesses, and thriving downtowns. The communities have implemented comprehensive improvement plans to guide growth while maintaining traditions for generations. The community’s low crime rates create a safe, secure atmosphere for people of all ages and backgrounds.
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