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This is North Iowa


The Middle of Everywhere


Why North Iowa?

Internationally recognized architecture. Sandy beaches and clear waters. A culture of entrepreneurship. A legacy of art, music, and the performing arts. Short commutes and top-tier schools. North Iowans enjoy all the benefits of a small-town atmosphere — with low crime rate, affordable housing and amenities — without sacrificing quality of life.

Discover why you should be in North Iowa  – right here in the middle of everywhere.

North Iowans share their Why

Stop commuting. Start Living.

With an average commute time of 16 minutes, in North Iowa we believe that a healthy work-life balance is not only important – it’s achievable.

Make your move.

Find ample job opportunities in competitive fields, without sacrificing quality of life along the way.

Discover the unexpected.

World class architecture, beautiful beaches, and year-round excitement – all right here.

Discover more North Iowa

North Iowa Area Community College

NIACC offers opportunities to thousands of students every year in a variety of fields of study, from dual enrollment to continuing education.

NIACC Pappajohn Center & SBDC

The Pappajohn Center & SBDC provides one-on-one entrepreneurial counseling and training for every stage.

Mason City Chamber of Commerce

The Chamber promotes progressive community and economic development to benefit Chamber members and the North Iowa region.

Clear Lake Area Chamber of Commerce

With over 450 members, the Clear Lake Area Chamber of Commerce works to promote area business and industry.

Visit Mason City

Let Visit Mason City help you plan your next outing in the River City whether you’re visiting from out of town or indulging in a staycation.

City of Mason City

Relocating to Mason City? Find Parks & Recreation, Utilities, Neighborhood Services, Emergency Services, and more.

City of Clear Lake

Relocating to Clear Lake? Find Parks & Recreation, Utilities, Neighborhood Services, Emergency Services, and more.

North Iowa Corridor EDC

See why the North Iowa Corridor is the place for your company to grow – and how the Economic Development Corporation can help.