Our Communities

Lee County, Iowa located in the heart of the Midwest offers the perfect combination of great communities, friendly people, and rich cultural and recreational opportunities.  Our residents enjoy short daily commutes, world class employers, and great schools.

Lee County living all of these exciting elements, yet we are only a short drive from larger metropolitan areas.  Lee County is the perfect spot to discover the life that you've always wanted. 


Fort Madison

Workforce Quick Facts:

Total Potential Fort Madison Labor Force: 77,840 (entire Laborshed Area)

Estimated Number of Individuals Very Likely or Somewhat Likely to Change or Accept Employment: 18,986

 

Top Employers:

 


 

Keokuk

Workforce Quick Facts:

Total Potential Keokuk Labor Force: 80,129 (entire Laborshed Area)

Estimated Number of Individuals Very Likely or Somewhat Likely to Change or Accept Employment: 13,165

Top Employers:

 

 


Recreation 

Lee County has ample outdoor recreation including 29 individual parks, wildlife areas, historic sites and water recreation access points - encompassing some 2634 acres across the county

Activities in Lee County

  • Camping and Cabin Rentals, Open and Enclosed Shelter Rentals
  • Hiking and Bike trails
  • Numerous Hunting and Fishing Opportunities
  • Boating and Canoeing on Rivers, Streams and Lakes
  • Swimming, Boat Rentals
  • Picnicking
  • Canoe Trips
  • Horseback Riding Programs

Recreation Facilities in Lee County

  • 67 Electric - 29 Non-Electric Campsites in 3 Campgrounds
  • 16 seasonal Open Shelters
  • 3 seasonal Enclose Shelters
  • 8 Boat Ramps for River Access - Mississippi, Des Monies, Skunk
  • 3 Boat Ramps for Lake Access - Pollmiller, Chatfield, Wilson
  • Wildlife Exhibit  - Heron Bend Conservation Area
  • Disc Golf Courses - Denning Conservation Area and Rodeo Park
  • Beach - Pollmiller Park
  • 2 Cabins- Wilson Lake
  • 1 Cabin- Pollmiller park

Click here to find a park or to check availability 

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