Conveniently located at the junction of Highways 30 and 330 in Central Iowa, Marshalltown is home to six diverse golf courses, art galleries, historic Main Street, antique shopping, The Big Treehouse, annual festivals & events, architectural tour, Lincoln Highway, indoor and outdoor aquatic centers, 8.9 miles of trails, within 30 miles of Iowa Speedway, vineyards and wineries, Vegas-style casino, and other exciting attractions.
Marshalltown is a progressive city offering residents a comfortable, affordable place to raise a family. We have all the elements of a great community: an airport; first-class regional medical facility and clinics; a new, state-of-the-art YMCA/YWCA; a new aquatic center; a brand-new library; two local papers; five radio stations; a television station; a community college with links to the four-year Buena Vista University; a historic downtown; excellent schools; and vibrant, diverse businesses with a dedicated workforce.
In addition, our community center houses one of the finest collections of French Impressionist paintings in the Midwest, located next door to an outstanding community theater. An art association also provides an outlet for our many talented citizens.
Other educational pursuits are available at the nearby Iowa State University, University of Iowa and University of Northern Iowa within driving distance.
Marshalltown neighborhoods are places where you will find adults and children walking their pets, playing in nearby parks, enjoying a summer evening on the front porch, or simply chatting across the fence. A wide selection of housing is available to accommodate every need.
Marshalltown is a city of industries and agribusinesses, generating products such as furnaces, paint, control valves, die castings, tools, corrugated containers, virtual reality engineering, plastics, pork and seeds. The strength of the community comes from a diverse economy.
More than 5,000 students attend classes in the highly acclaimed public schools of the Marshalltown Community School District. Marshalltown Area Catholic School offers excellence in Catholic education for children in preschool through sixth grade, and Marshalltown Community College (MCC) has something for everyone.
Marshalltown Medical & Surgical Center (MMSC) is an acute care facility that continues to be a leader in surgical technology. The hospital offers a 24-hour emergency department along with ancillary services. The Wolf Clinic P.C. and the Iowa Veterans Home are also located in Marshalltown.
Please visit the City of Marshalltown website: www.ci.marshalltown.ia.us