Livability Iowa City Area Magazine
The Iowa City area packs a lot of cultural and recreational opportunities within its college-town charm.
Living in Iowa City means being part of a creative, collaborative community and enjoying a full calendar of festivals and concerts at venues like the iconic Englert Theater. Career opportunities abound at companies like ACT and Collins Aerospace. The University of Iowa provides residents easy access to high-quality healthcare, educational opportunities and the excitement of Big Ten sports. Want to see Iowa City’s collective spirit in action? Come to a football game and take part in the Hawkeye Wave, in which the whole crowd – including referees and players – turns and waves to the kids at the children’s hospital overlooking Kinnick Stadium.