Life in Iowa City

Few places combine the ease of small-city living with the wealth of large-city services and entertainment that you'll find in the Iowa City/Coralville area. We invite you to discover the features that make our community a great place to call home.

Places to Live, How to Get Here, About Our Community

Housing Information

Housing Information

Whether you choose to rent or buy, your housing options in the Iowa City area are limitless.





Our Communities

The Iowa City area includes Coralville, North Liberty, University Heights and many more small nearby towns, creating a rich and diverse community. 





Getting Here

By car, bus, plane or train, you are never far from where you want to be. 




Schools, Shopping and Jobs for Partners, Spouses and Significant Others

Education, Schools and Colleges

Iowa takes great pride in its schools and features some of the best colleges and universities, as well as elementary and secondary schools.


From large malls to quaint boutiques, from trendy consignment stores to elegant antique shops, Iowa City has a medley of shops. 

Job Resources For Spouses

Spouses of UI Hospitals and Clinics employees can find an abundance of employment opportunities in the Iowa City area.

Attractions, Arts, Sports and Recreation

Events and Attractions

You'll find a surprisingly vibrant assortment of attractions and events in the Iowa City/Coralville area.


With an abundance of museums, festivals and theaters, Iowa City offers a lively culture and home for the arts.

Sports and Recreation

You find all types of recreational activities to keep you busy in Eastern Iowa.