Columbus Junction is an easy, comfortable and safe place to live. Your family will find banks, clinics, a care center, pharmacy, veterinary clinic, rest estate offices, accountants, lawyers offices, grocery stores, farmers market, car dealerships, gas stations and garages ready to meet your many needs.You’ll also find uncommon treats like embroidery lessons, custom metal fabrication and glider towing. Columbus Community School District serves Columbus Junction, Columbus City, Fredonia, Cotter and Conesville and is located in Columbus Junction. Muscatine Community College has a satellite location here that it shares with the school district.
A thirty mile radius takes in Washington, Iowa, population 7,266 and Muscatine, population 23,914. These cities offer Walmarts, hospitals and other amenities conveniently close to Columbus Junction. Also less than thirty minutes away is Wapello, the county seat of Louisa County. You can be on a four lane highway in less than 15 minutes, 61 to the east and 218/ Avenue of the Saints to the west.
The sixty mile radius includes the cities of Mount Pleasant, Iowa City, Coralville, Cedar Rapids, Burlington, Fairfield, the Amanas, Kalona and the Quad Cities as well as the Mississippi River, Odessa National Wildlife Refuge, Toolesboro Mounds and Interstate 80. This area includes the University of Iowa and many colleges and universities; industries large and small; symphonies, theaters and museums as well as stores and restaurants for every need, taste and occasion.