Ackley, Iowa

Where Tradition Lives and Community Gives .

Come and enjoy our small town lifestyle, where we take pride in our strong sense of community. Our town is a peaceful, safe community in which to work and play; a place where you can get to know your neighbors on a first name basis.

Wade in the creek, fish off the bank, or take a walk in the park; our county is full of opportunities to enjoy nature, and Ackley is no exception. Our town is a place where nature and our heritage truly brings people and families together.

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Grow With Us

Our community strives for prosperity and growth while keeping a firm grasp on our traditions and our history.  We are small town America.


4 Lane US 20

Enjoy all the charms of smaller town life including: lower cost of living, safe small town environment, excellent school system, all located in a friendly community. All this and more only 40 minutes west of Cedar Falls – directly linked by 4 lane U.S. 20.

Economic Opportunity

Available retail and industrial space, financial incentives, close proximity to major transportation routes, direct link to the Cedar Valley, and a supportive community make Ackley a great place to do business.









Prairie Bridges Park

A great retreat right in our own back yard. Family friendly modern day campground with plenty of outdoor activities to enjoy. Take advantage of the hiking trails, wooded areas, restored prairies, stocked ponds, frisbee golf, or just relax and unwind.

Our Values And Our Lifestyle

Ackley still has small town values where safe, quiet and peaceful neighborhoods comprise our entire town. 

4 Full Seasons Of Beauty

Ackley Residents can enjoy all four seasons and all they have to offer.

Natures Colors On Display

In a single day, you can actually experience all the colors of the rainbow in the surroundings of Ackley.

Photos Used On This Website Were Submitted By Local Residents The City Of Ackley Thanks Each Of You!