Cicero

OVERVIEW

Cicero is located at the north end of Morse Reservoir in Hamilton County. The opening of the reservoir in 1956 transformed Cicero from a rural, country town into a suburban community invested in education and its infrastructure. Much like surrounding towns, many of the area’s homes have been built in recent years , with the average home costing around $180,000. The wave of growth and development that has recently impacted Hamilton County is making its way north bringing with it opportunities that continue to enhance the quality of life in Cicero.

LOCATION

Cicero is located in Hamilton County, 30 minutes north of Indianapolis and 8 minutes north of Noblesville, the county seat of Hamilton County. Kokomo and Anderson are within a 30-mile radius.

POPULATION (figures based on 2000 Census)

Town: 4,500
County: 182,740 – Hamilton County

UTILITIES

Electric: Duke Energy
Gas: Vectren
Water: Cicero Municipal Utilities – 317-984-4900
Telephone: Verizon

PUBLIC SERVICES

Police: Cicero Police Department
Fire Department: Cicero Fire Department
Fire Department: Zionsville Fire Department
Library: Hamilton North Public Library – 209 W. Brinton – 317-984-5623

MEDICAL

Local: Riverview Hospital
Hospitals: Tipton County Memorial Hospital
Hospitals: St. Vincent-Carmel

AIRPORTS

Indianapolis: Indianapolis International Airport

SCHOOLS (Various private and parochial schools also serve this area)

Websites: Department of Education
Websites: www.hhsc.k12.in.us
Elementary: Cicero Adventist Elementary – 24089 St. Rd. 19, Cicero, IN – 317-984-3252
Elementary: Hamilton Heights Elementary – 25150 St. Rd. 19, Arcadia, IN – 317-984-3547
Middle School: Hamilton Heights Middle School – 420 W. North St., Arcadia, IN – 317-984-3588
High School: Hamilton Heights High School – 25802 St. Rd. 19, Arcadia, IN – 317-984-3551
Other: Hamilton Heights Primary School – 25350 St. Rd. 19, Arcadia, IN – 317-984-1530
Private: Indiana Academy High School – 24815 St. Rd. 19 -317-984-3575

CHURCHES

Cicero Christian Church – 1715 Stringtown Pike – 317-984-4653
Cicero United Methodist – 100 E. Jackson – 317-984-4971
Cicero Weslyan Church – 210 N. Washington – 317-984-9112
Emanuel Lutheran Church – 355 S. Schaffer St., Arcadia, IN – 317-954-3406
Harbour Shores Baptist – 8011 E. 216th St. – 317-984-5552
Sacred Heart Catholic Church – 429 S. Main – 317-984-5117
Seventh Day Adventist – 24445 St.Rd. 19 – 317-984-4860

RECREATION

Recreational facilities include two baseball diamonds, two hard-surface tennis courts, and sheltered picnic facilities. One swimming pool is located at Red Bridge Park and another is five minutes north at the high school, in Arcadia. Five golf courses are located between Tipton and Noblesville. Public camping and fishing facilities are nearby at Morse Reservoir.