See What’s Happening in Hiawatha, Iowa

Hiawatha’s easy access to interstate 380, upscaled affordable neighborhoods and its big city living with a small-town atmosphere makes Hiawatha a perfect place to raise a family and grow a business.  Come explore our trails, play a round of Frisbee golf, enjoy our beautiful parks while you soak up the sun as your family kicks around at the splash pad.

Hiawatha is an engaged community who prides ourselves on the safety and health of its residents. Its rich culture, world-class medical care, shopping, outdoor entertainment, excellent schools and the city’s like-minded business attitude is reflected in their one stop shop promoting growth.

We invite you to come find your perfect place and grow with us!

  • Young metro community-incorporated in 1950
  • Population 7300

Community Highlights

Family-Friendly Neighborhoods

There’s so much to love about living in Iowa and housing prices are just one of those reasons. The cost of living in Iowa is cheaper than the U.S. average. People are often amazed at how much further their dollars go when buying property in our state and in our Hiawatha community.

Business in Hiawatha

The Hiawatha City Council places a high priority on attracting new business and business growth. We make it easy for companies to relocate or expand in Hiawatha. Discover why partnering with Hiawatha is good for your bottom line.

Outstanding Education

In Hiawatha, you’ll appreciate our professional daycare services, safe and high-quality elementary schools and high schools in and near the community. In addition, you can choose from several fine private and parochial schools.

Culture & Recreation Activity

Enjoy our many recreational activities-Farmer’s Market, Concerts in the Park, Movies under the moon, children’s indoor-outdoor programs and much more!