Clay County Chamber of Commerce


Local Banks

5th 3rd Bank
First Financial Bank
Harris Bank
Riddell National Bank
Terre Haute Savings Bank


Local Real Estate Agencies

Century 21 Hometown Real Estate
Hoosier Homes and Land
Emmert GMAC Realty



Brazil Utilities
Duke Energy (electric)
Vectren Energy (natural gas)
Verizon (phone, internet)
Endeavor Communications (rural phone, internet, TV & home security)
Joink (internet)
Frontier Communication (phone, internet & TV)


County Statistics

View Clay County Statistics  from STATS Indiana, a statistical data utility for the State of Indiana, developed and maintained since 1985 by the Indiana Business Research Center at Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business.


Workforce Training/Adult Education

GOALS Academy

GOALS Academy of Brazil helps adult learners reach their academic and career goals by offering free beginning and refresher courses in reading writing, and math. Students can receive free classes if they are working toward an HSE (High School Equivalency), Certification (WorkOne), or preparing for post-secondary education (college). Their services include: preparing for and taking the HSE, college prep or review, career certification trainings, job skill mentoring, resume building assistance, and interview preparation.
Location: 501 E Jackson Street, Brazil, IN 47834

WorkOne Western Indiana

The WorkOne center is the heart of the workforce development system and has an office in Brazil. It’s where service delivery partners connect with customers, and with each other. WorkOne helps people who already have an HSE find a new or better job, choose a career, find a good employee, access training, or get the information needed to succeed in today’s ever-evolving workplace.
Location: 921 W. National Ave, Brazil, IN 47834

Ivy Tech Community College (Terre Haute campus)

Ivy Tech is the state’s largest public postsecondary institution and the nation’s largest singly accredited statewide community college system. Ivy Tech has campuses throughout Indiana and serves as the state’s engine of workforce development, offering affordable degree programs and training that are aligned with the needs of its community along with courses and programs that transfer to other colleges and universities in Indiana. Programs are offered in healthcare, technology, and business and public services.

Harrison College, Terre Haute campus (former Indiana Business College)

The Terre Haute campus offers a variety of business, IT, health care and nursing classes to help students pursue degrees and careers in accounting, business management, technology support, information technology, medical assisting, RN-to-BSN and medical office assisting.

Three Local Universities and Colleges

Neighboring Terre Haute is home to Indiana State University, Rose Hulman Institute of Technology (#1 in Undergraduate Engineering Education for 18 Straight Years), and St. Mary’s of the Woods College.