Close Knit, Small, Family Town

HOUSING2Urbana, Iowa is a thriving community just off of interstate 380,  nestled between Cedar Rapids and Waterloo. The population has increased 41.7% since 2000 and is home to 1,458 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, Urbana Sweet Corn Days, 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.

Take a look around our website for more information about Urbana, Iowa.

Uptown Urbana Luncheon February 6th at 11 am.  Urbana Community Center. for more information






Annual Trivia Night Hosted by the Friends of the Urbana Public Library Friday, February 8th. St. Mary’s Don Bosco Hall starting at 6:30 pm. Sign up today!! 








City of Urbana’s 2017 Water Quality Report Can be seen here 2017 Water Quality Report

Go Urbana

More growth and improvement are right around the corner and we want to know what you think. Now is your time to submit ideas for the future of Urbana.

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Urbana Sweet Corn Days – Thank You

The Visioning Committee would like to thank everyone who attended and volunteered at Urbana Sweet Corn Days!

We want to hear from you! Please take this quick survey letting us know what you thought about the festival.

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Urbana, IA 52345
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