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Mason City

Located just a short drive south of the Iowa-Minnesota border, Mason City is North Central Iowa’s hub for shopping, dining, entertainment, recreation and much more. Residents enjoy a small-town atmosphere — with low crime rate, top-tier school system, affordable housing and amenities — without sacrificing their quality of life.

Mason City’s diverse local economy is fueled by a variety of industries and offers career options in food processing, healthcare, transportation, advanced manufacturing and technology, just to name a few. Strong neighborhoods, a rich architectural heritage, an energetic local culture and ample employment opportunities make Mason City a worthwhile option for your next move.

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25.4% lower than the U.S. average

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