A classic college town with absolutely no traffic, Iowa City is the perfect place to raise a small family while keeping the kids centered and busy. With some of the best schools in the nation, Iowa City is small enough to get to know your neighbors, but big enough to not feel isolated.
But it’s not all paradise in Pleasantville. Winters are harsh and summers are hot and humid. But since you don’t mind seasonal changes, Iowa City, with its low cost of living and affordable real estate, will allow you to keep more of your paycheck in your pocket..