Community Links

Northwood Sanitation:    Call Mike at 641-390-1020 (cell) or 641-324-2242


Northwood-Kensett Schools

Creating healthy, educated, ethical and productive citizens.  Serves students in PreK-12th Grade located in Northwood.


Northwood Chamber of Commerce

The Northwood Area Chamber of Commerce emphasizes marketing and promoting of Northwood area businesses through development of newspaper, website, and social media. Yearly promotions - Lighted Christmas Parade, Santa's Village, Founder's Day, Halloween Parade, Fourth of July Celebration, Easter Egg Hunt, Teacher Appreciation, City Wide Garage Sales.  


Northwood Tune

TOTAL UNITED NORTHWOOD EFFORT (TUNE) was established in 1973 as part of the State of Iowa Community Betterment Program. The goal was to coordinate the ideas, actions, and talents of the many people belonging to Northwood's various service organizations and groups.  TUNE's focus is development and revitalization of downtown, promotion of Northwood, and ongoing fundraising to accomplish these goals.  TUNE owns and operates the Northwood Threatre.


Northwood Theatre
Northwood’s non-profit, community betterment organization, TUNE (Total United Northwood Effort), purchased the J.B. Thompson property for $1.00 in 2003.  Fundraising efforts began and the theatre opened for business on August 28th, 2009.  The TUNE board of directors are very grateful for the support given to complete this wonderful addition to Northwood!  Come and enjoy a show!


Northwood Volunteer Fire and Rescue Company

Northwood Volunteer Fire & Rescue Company is comprised of a group of volunteers dedicated to providing rescue and fire service to Northwood Iowa and the surrounding communities. The NVFC and the community take great pride in being the only volunteer fire and rescue company in the entire state of Iowa that operates completely off of donations. 


Worth County

Northwood is the County seat for Worth County  Winn-Worth Betco serves the economic development interests in housing, tourism, community development, and business recruitment & retainment for Winnebago and Worth Counties.

The Worth County Historical Society is an all-volunteer, non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation, promotion, and display of historical data and artifacts of Worth County, Iowa.


Diamond Jo Casino

Diamond Jo Casino is Your Kind of Place for casino action! Try your luck at one of our 1,002 different slot machines, from penny games to high limit. Or our high-action table games including; Blackjack, Craps, Roulette, Mississippi Stud, and more! Try your hand at live poker in our exclusive poker room.  Located just seven miles West of Northwood on I-35.

The Top of Iowa Welcome Center and rest area provides tourist information, a gift shop, coffee shop, and travel services on I-35. 7 miles west of the City of Northwood.