Why live and work in Iowa City?
Good question! Beyond the unique research environment, here are some other reasons:
#4 on livability.com's "Best Places to live" in the US (2018)
#2 on livability.com's "Places to live" in the US (2017)
#4 hippest place to visit in the US (Expedia, 2017)
#5 Best College Towns of America (Business Insider, 2017)
Iowa ranked #1 Best State in America (US News & World Report, 2018)