Welcome to Earlham, Iowa
The Gateway to Madison County
Earlham is located approximately 15 minutes west of West Des Moines, Iowa on Interstate 80, exit 104. Named after the Earlham Hall of England and a Quaker college in Richmond, Indiana, Earlham is the "Northern Gateway" into Madison County, home of the world famous covered bridges. Earlham is also a thriving community with a very active downtown. Our school system is completely independent and our town is a registered Tree City USA.