Elwood is very unique in our own right. Elwood is known for its historic downtown district in which small businesses such as Rock Candy Photography, Moser Jewelers, the Hope Center which houses the Trustees Office, Morrisett Center, and WIC Office, Elwood Chamber of Commerce, and The Historic Elwood Opera House. Other points of interest would include, Venus Candy Shop, Robert M. Palmer, M.D. Institute of Biomechanics, Wendell Willkie Park, Callaway Park and the Municipal Building.
Major employers in Elwood, Indiana include: Red Gold (corporate headquarters), ELSA (specializing in fuel tanks, exhaust systems, and structural components for OEM customers), J. Lewis Small (specializing in graduation, championship and award rings), St. Vincent Mercy Hospital (medical), Kadet Products (manufacture), Progressive Plastic Inc. (manufacturing and assembly of plastic product), House of Glass (glass art) and Prestige Art Glass (glass art).
The Elwood Chamber encourages everyone to support small businesses. While we all love to get a good deal on things at the big box stores, we also need to understand the importance of small business in our economy. They may not be able to give you the lowest price, but they more than make it up to you in service and giving back to the community. As we say in Elwood– Think Big, Shop Small.
Welcome to Elwood!