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.

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

Upcoming Events:

May 12th & 13th  Urbana Spring City Wide Garage Sales – Garage Sale Sign Up

May 27th  Farmers Market at the Legion Pavillion

May 29th   Urbana Lions and Urbana Legion Memorial Day Ham Dinner  11:30 to 1:30                             at the Don Bosco Hall – St Mary’s Catholic Church

August 4th & 5th   Urbana Sweet Corn Days – Check out what is planned for this year’s festivities. More details to come!

Urbana Sweet Corn Days Website

Urbana City Hall
102 Capitol Avenue
Urbana, IA 52345
phone (319)443-2400
fax (319)443-2491
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