Quality of Life

Jesup, Iowa is a city focused on growth and positive change while maintaining its small town charm and values.  Located within minutes of Independence, Waterloo and Cedar Rapids, Jesup has become a popular choice for people who enjoy the easy pace of a small town without sacrificing the conveniences of a big city.  Residents enjoy unlimited opportunities to participate in outdoor pastimes and a host of family-orientated activities...all at a cost of living that you can afford.

Jesup is a progressive community offering a variety of housing options with several development areas underway.

Recreational System - If you live in Jesup, you're close to a park! Jesup boasts six neighborhood parks throughout the city.  Parents know their children always have a safe place to play.  We hope you will make use of the parks and aid in their support and upkeep. Our recreational system includes a 9-hole golf course, 6 field soccer complex,  Jesup Community School baseball/softball sports complex, running track, tennis and basketball courts.  


Jesup Community Recreation 

Jesup Public Library - The Jesup public library provides quality services and materials that fulfill educational, informational, cultural, and recreational needs of the entire community in an atmosphere that is welcoming and helpful. (Jesup Public Library Site)

Caring For All Ages  -  An assisted living facility is available.  

This is the official website for the City of Jesup, Iowa