Sylvan Lake Indiana5, John Klaassen.jpg

Town of Rome City, Indiana

Welcome to our lake community on famous Sylvan Lake Indiana.

Rome City, Indiana is a tourist destination!

Rome City is a tourist destination, a welcoming lake community on beautiful Sylvan Lake, and home of Gene Stratton-Porter State Historic Site.

Welcome residents, visitors and lakers!

A hearty hometown welcome to residents, visitors and lakers to our official town's website and our lovely small town of Rome City, Indiana. Rome City is tourist destination and a wonderful lake community nestled perfectly in northeast Indiana, Noble County and Orange township.


Our inviting golf cart-friendly lake community offers beautiful views and homes for over of 1600 residents on and around beautiful Sylvan Lake Indiana.  Rome City attracts visitors year round to our many tourist attractions including our internationally famous Gene Stratton-Porter state historic site located on Sylvan lake.

Sylvan Lake Indiana is a SKI LAKE, an all-season lake with a wonderful public access and boat launch site, 16-miles of beautiful shoreline, great fishing, and our famous "Big Island" complete with scenic island nature trails, church services and island boat dock for public.

Enjoy our wonderful small town USA and spectacular views of Sylvan Lake


NEWS: Local News in our Town of Rome City, Indiana

Town Hall, ROme City, Indiana.jpg

Rome City Annual Cleanup Day, Aug 21st, 6AM

Rome City Annual Cleanup Day hosted and paid for by Sylvan Lake Improvement Association, Aug 21st, 6AM. Pickup at curbside only.

See Flyer for trash items accepted.

Body Cameras for Police Dept.

Rome City police officers will soon be equipped with body cameras, becoming the latest Noble County department to add the video technology. 

Town Improvements Include New "Solar" Signage

Our town just installed new sidewalks and a new street crossing sign on Front Street for the school kids and a new “solar” digital speed limit sign spearheaded by Marshal Hoffman that will indicate how fast you are traveling in the school zone.

We care.

Visit other websites of interest in our area.  Below website links are included as a courtesy. Rome CIty is not responsible for linked website's content.

RC Chamber LOGO CLR.gif