Iowa City is a city of just over 60,000 people in eastern Iowa. It is primarily known as the home of the University of Iowa.
Iowa City was the first capitol of the state of Iowa, before the capitol was moved westward to Des Moines. The city is primarily a college town, and the University of Iowa and its associated teaching hospital are among the primary employers in the area. Some manufacturing and a small but growing amount of university/commercial joint ventures also contribute to the economy.
The University of Iowa also plays a large role in More...