Welcome!

Winterset is the county seat of Madison County. The most recent census shows our population to be 5,190. Whether you’re a resident or a visitor, we’re glad you visited our page! Stop by frequently for the latest news and information, and follow us on Facebook and/or Twitter for announcements.

The City of Winterset consists of several departments, boards and commissions. The offices located in City Hall at 124 W. Court Ave. include City Administration, Planning & Zoning, Winterset Municipal Utilities, and the Park & Recreation Department. Locations and contact information for the others can be found at the links on the left, and we’d be happy to assist you with finding the information you need.

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Notice to Bidders: City of Winterset/
City Property Grading & Drainage Improvement Project

Winterset City Hall
Our office at 124 W. Court Ave. is located in the city’s restored Carnegie Library building, constructed in 1905.

Online payments are now available! Check the Winterset Municipal Utilities page for more information.

See Terms & Conditions for Utilities Payments.