Offers / Bloomfield, Iowa

Bloomfield is home to many sights, sounds and experiences that you simply can’t find anywhere else.
The sun sets over an old barn in a grassy field
Bloomfield offers a wide selection of Amish-made, hardwood furniture, quilts, crafts and other items.

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Bloomfield, Iowa

rural • midwest, USA


About Bloomfield

100 Miles from Des Moines on the Missouri border, this rural community is home to beautiful parks and community events like the Country & Old Time Music Festival. The region is currently offering tax abatement incentives to the tune of $10,000 if you build a home in the region. Davis County is home to the most Amish families in the state of Iowa. The Amish community in Davis County is located west of Bloomfield in the Drakesville and West Grove communities. The community consists of well-kept farms and thriving businesses. Bloomfield is home to many sights, sounds and experiences that you simply can’t find anywhere else. Want to get outdoors? Bag a 6-point buck (home to one of the largest in the USA), relax by the water with your family, enjoy a relaxing get-away at one of the local hotels or campgrounds, discover the county fair and festivals, relish our delicious food places and remember how life ought to be. The City of Bloomfield is offering incentives for new single-family and two-family home construction. A home built with a minimum assessed value of $150,000 - $200,000 will result in a $10,000 tax abatement incentive. Incentives are limited to available funds and applicants shall not receive incentive payments if funds are no longer available. Amounts are reserved on a first come-first-served basis.

Population

2,689

Internet Speed Rating

100 Mbps

Closest Airport

(IRK) Kirksville Regional Airport • 53 mi

Weather (High/Low)

85 / 14

Median Home Value (3BR, 2BA)

$147,585

Distance to Target Shopping Center

79mi

Distance to Tractor Supply

22mi



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FUN FACT


Bloomfield is the county seat of Davis County, and hosts the David County Courthouse. Built in 1844 for only $339, it is still widely admired for it's "General Grant Gothic" architectural style, even listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

Incentive Package


Tax Credit

$10,000 Rebate


Total Incentive Value

$10,000

ELIGIBILITY
  • The property shall be within Bloomfield city limits.

  • The property shall be new construction.

  • The incentive does not apply to additions, remodeling, or construction of accessory buildings/uses.

  • The home shall be new construction and over 1,200 square feet of living space in size.

  • The home shall be completed within 12 months of incentive application approval.

  • All projects are expected to comply with federal, state, and local codes.

TOTAL VALUE

$10,000