The Community of West Branch is a small community of about 2,300 people offering a small town feel with historic roots and easy access to everything you might want of larger cities.  Home of the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library and Museum, West Branch offers a small town living, dining, and shopping experience while also providing an easy drive to the Iowa City/Cedar Rapids corridor for further opportunities.

Resources for the West Branch Community

Calendar of Events

New Residents

New to the West Branch Community?  Here you’ll find resources for setting up utilities, find information on trash and recycling pickup, and find out what’s available here.


West Branch has a great offering in parks available for your use.  They include playground equipment, shelters available for reservation, trails, fields, and volleyball courts.  Here, you can view and find the available parks in West Branch and reserve shelters where available.


Find information here on the different utilities and services available for West Branch Residents.

Building Incentive Program

Looking to build or have you just purchased a newly built home?  West Branch offers up to $5,000 in property tax rebates for the first 5 years of a home being built.


West Branch Schools

Scattergood Friends School

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