Housing in Iowa is very affordable and one of the best values in the nation. Many newcomers to the area are pleasantly surprised to find what their money affords them in our region versus from their former location.
In addition to the low housing costs in Northwest Iowa, the overall cost of living is quite affordable.
Items that factor into a low cost of living include: housing, health care, groceries, transportation and utilities to name a few. All of this adds up to a quality of life that is not only affordable, but also pretty extraordinary.