Close Knit, Small, Family Town

HOUSING2Urbana, Iowa is a quiet, bedroom community just off of interstate 380,  nestled between Cedar Rapids and Waterloo. The population has increased 41.7% since 2000 and is home to 1,444 residents, many young families with children.


This close-knit town hosts a variety of community events parade2such as the Urbana-Polk Township Fire Department Fall and Spring breakfasts, Lions and Legion fish fry, Center Point Ambulance pancake breakfast, Urbana Farmers Market, St. Mary’s Catholic Church Fall Festival, town festivals, and more.

People on sidewalkOn the weekend you can find families and residents enjoying outside recreation at the Central Crossing Park playground or the Cedar Valley Nature Trail. Neighbors enjoy each others company in the evenings with neighborhood get-togethers and cook outs.

Saturday, Feb 20th @ Don Bosco Hall

Invite your friends, family, and neighbors for a little friendly competition! Proceeds from this event will go into the building fund for the Urbana Public Library.
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When the National Weather Service is predicting three inches or more of snow, the Snow Ordinance will be in effect. The City will also monitor and gather current weather information from local sources. The Snow Ordinance will remain in effect until the snow has stopped falling and City streets are cleared. The Ordinance states that no parking on City streets when 3 inches or more of snow is forecast or if 3 inches of snow has fallen. Please take a moment to read our snow policies here. Snow Ordinance 69.10

Urbana City Hall
102 Capitol Avenue
Urbana, IA 52345
phone (319)443-2400
fax (319)443-2491
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Take a look around our website for more information about Urbana, Iowa.

Are you curious how City government works? Do you have a passion to improve your City? The City of Urbana has 3 openings on the Council and Mayor seat.
Please take a moment to read the 2015 City Candidates Guide written by the Iowa League of Cities. 2015 City Candidates Guide