Communities/Marshalltown, Iowa
1 / 8
Downtown Marshalltown, IA (Photo credit: Marshalltown Chamber of Commerce)
Welcome to Marshalltown (Photo credit: Marshalltown Chamber of Commerce)
View 8 photos

Life In Marshalltown, Iowa


Marshalltown, Iowa is a community that welcomes all who seek a friendly, affordable, and connected place to call home.

7 Images and Videos
0 Community Posts

More About Marshalltown



Internet Speed Rating

940 Mbps

Closest Airport

Des Moines International Airport • 52 mi

Weather (High/Low)

81 / 27

Median Home Value (3BR, 2BA)


Marshalltown: FUN FACT

Toby Huss actor and voice actor, who starred in Adventures of Pete and Pete, National Lampoon's Vegas Vacation, King of the Hill, and Halt and Catch Fire was from Marshalltown.

Can’t quite find what you’re looking for?  No worries, take the lead by posting a new question!

Cost of Living Comparison

See how your current location compares to the cost of living in Marshalltown, Iowa by sharing a few details.

Want us to save your info for easy browsing? Sign up today and we'll automatically load cost of living data for you on each page across all devices.

MakeMyMove sources all Cost of Living Data from COLI, published by the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER), without any modification or bias.

COLI data is recognized by the U.S. Census Bureau, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, and CNN Money. The data and methodology are described in detail and completely transparent to users, found in the COLI Manual. Both data and methodology are reviewed by an Advisory Board composed of academic researchers and government officials. The Cost of Living Index is referenced in the Census Bureau's Statistical Abstract of the U.S.

According to the COLI Manual, composite differences of <4% and categorical differences of <5% are not statistically significant and should not be treated as necessarily accurate.


Based on your salary of


in ,

Other Price Comparisons

Check out all the ways your money compares in Marshalltown.


About the same


About the same


About the same


About the same


About the same

Marshalltown Community Feed

Get a feel for what Marshalltown is all about from the community's locals who know best.

No posts to show

There’s no activity at the moment, but we can totally solve that.

Marshalltown, Iowa is a community that welcomes all who seek a friendly, affordable, and connected place to call home. Located in the heart of the Hawkeye State, Marshalltown offers a unique combination of small-town charm and big-city amenities.

With a population of just over 27,000, Marshalltown boasts a close-knit community where neighbors know each other by name. This town is known for its Midwestern hospitality and a welcoming atmosphere that is sure to make you feel at home. From community events to local businesses, Marshalltown offers ample opportunities to get involved and become part of the fabric of the town.

Families will appreciate the high-quality education offered by the Marshalltown Community School District, which serves students from pre-K through 12th grade. Additionally, the town is home to a community college and is within easy driving distance of several universities, making it an ideal location for lifelong learning.

Marshalltown is also surrounded by natural beauty, including parks, lakes, and trails, making it an ideal location for outdoor enthusiasts. The Linn Creek Recreation Trail and Timmons Grove Park are just two examples of the many local green spaces available to residents.

In addition to its natural beauty, Marshalltown is home to a thriving industrial sector, with companies in manufacturing, agriculture, and more. This combination of a strong local economy and natural beauty makes Marshalltown an ideal place to call home for those looking for a balanced and fulfilling lifestyle.

New Offer Updates