Prehistoric cultural affiliation(s) include Mississippian dating back to 500.
The famous person Clinton J. Barlow is associated with one of more of the Ballard County historic places.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Ballard County places including C.S. Holloway, J. B. Legg and Jerome B. Legg. Prominent architectural styles found in Ballard Country are Queen Anne and Greek Revival.