The small town community with a big heart

Come and sit a spell and see for yourself.

Welcome to the Town of North Salem, Indiana

Located about 25 miles West of Indianapolis in the northwest corner of Hendricks County, North Salem is a quaint portal to the past with rich tradition and history dating back to its founding in 1835. Explore our traditional main street shops, locally famous pizzeria, as well as our Old Fashion Days festival every Labor Day weekend.

Upcoming Events

all-day Trash Pick-Up
Trash Pick-Up
Oct 3 all-day
Trash pick-up is provided by Ray’s Trash.   Trash is usually picked up in the afternoon, however, Ray’s periodically changes their route, so it could be morning at any given time, so it’s important to always[...]

Government Offices

Police & Fire Emergency 911

North Salem Police Department &

Chief of Police: 765-680-2413

Corey Shaffer

5 West Pearl St.

PO Box 417

North Salem Fire Department765-676-6425

607 W Pearl

PO Box 9

North Salem Town Hall765-676-6210

5 West Pearl St.

PO Box 417

U.S. Post Office765-676-6749


Beth Russell765-676-6210

Deputy Clerk- Treasurer/Utility Clerk

Tammy Lasley765-676-6210

Water-Street Superintendent

Mark Basham317-563-2757

Town Assistant

Kevin Basham 317-979-5535

Eel River Township Trustee

Tammy Lasley765-676-6333

Town Council


Becky Fancher 317-413-0931

Vice President

Jimmy Roberts765-346-1786


Bill Compton 317-371-0354