Stakeholder Recognition

Financial Institutions:

The financial institutions within Ida County can be attributed to providing essential contributions on an annual basis along with their time and talents to work collaboratively to leverage resources on behalf of our communities, businesses, and residents.

First State Bank

First State Bank Plus+ logoFirst State Bank continues to serve the financial needs of the business, agricultural, professional and consumer populations of our trade area. As the bank motto states, "Big Enough to Serve, Small Enough to Care", the stockholders, Board of Directors and employees of FSB are dedicated to helping our customers and in making a difference in the communities we serve.

First State Bank - Battle Creek
502 2nd Street
Battle Creek, IA 51006
Telephone: (712) 365-4341
Toll Free: (888) 378-5940

First State Bank - Ida Grove
200 Moorehead Avenue
Ida Grove, IA 51445
Telephone: (712) 364-3181
Toll Free: (888) 270-2438


Heritage Bank

Heritage Bank logoIn today's fast paced business world, you a financial partner who can respond quickly and efficiently to your ever changing needs. At Heritage Bank, we offer a wide variety of financing options, unique services, and partnerships with economic development programs that will help your business grow and succeed in the 21st century.

Heritage Bank
101 N Main Street
Holstein, IA 51025
Phone: (712) 368-4316
Toll Free: (800) 245-4108


United Bank of Iowa

  United Bank Iowa - Ida Grove office United Bank Iowa logo

United Bank of Iowa, ranked "Iowa's #1 Ag Bank" since 2004 based on ag loan volume, has assets exceeding one billion dollars. With its main office in Ida Grove, United Bank of Iowa has 23 offices serving rural west central Iowa including Galva and Holstein.

United Bank of Iowa - Ida Grove
501 2nd Street
Ida Grove, IA 51445
(712) 364-3393

United Bank of Iowa - Holstein
116 N Kiel Street
Holstein, IA 51025
(712) 368-4502

United Bank of Iowa - Galva
102 Main Street
Galva, IA 51020
(712) 282-4439

United Bank of Iowa - Arthur
109 W. 3rd Ave.
Arthur, IA 51431
(712) 367-2291


Northstar Community Credit Union

North Star Community Credit Union logoThe mission of North Star Community Credit Union is to meet the financial needs of our members by providing competitive financial services, while maintaining the credit union's long-term stability and supporting the communities in which it serves.

Northstar Community Credit Union
216 Moorehead Ave
Ida Grove, IA 51445
(712) 364-3000
(800) 297-5059


Our Stakeholder Communities:

Ida County Supervisors

The Ida County Supervisors provided seed funds to establish Ida County Economic Development, contribute annually, and can be credited with leveraging the funds necessary to establish a revolving loan fund to assist small businesses in Ida County.


The following communities each contribute annually to the countywide effort to assist our residents, businesses, and governmental entities:

Our Stakeholder Utility Companies:

MidAmerican Energy

MidAmerican Energy LogoWhether you are a business or site selection consultant or an economic development professional leading activities in a community within our service territory, MidAmerican is available to serve as your advocate and advisor. Our extensive experience and understanding of the forces that influence business decisions, combined with our strategic partnerships, create winning outcomes. We're not only in the business of generating power. We have the power to help generate business!


North West Rural Electric Company

North West REC logoNorth West REC is proud to serve our customers in North West Iowa. Serving and powering the area of Sioux, O'Brien, Plymouth, and Ida counties. We have four main facilities located in Orange City, Primghar, Le Mars, and Ida Grove.