Jefferson County is a splendid array of small communities, outstanding schools, scenic building sites, abundant hunting grounds, and extensive farmland, all nestled into a 557 square mile county. Meriden, Nortonville, Winchester, Valley Falls, and Oskaloosa are just a few of the inviting towns gracing this county, which prides itself on its community development and pursuit of economic growth.
Less than an hour away from the major metro areas, Jefferson County offers numerous community events, outdoor activities, and endless acres of rolling hills. For families with young children, USD 339 and USD 340 provide outstanding educational opportunities, an introduction into the arts, and the camaraderie of athletics, all with the end goal of providing a top tiered education for all students. Jefferson County.......a wonderful place to call home.