Riceville is a community of 900 friendly people. It is located in Northeast Iowa where life is centered on a strong rural economy. It has quiet, affordable living, choice building lots and industrial sites, municipal services, local LP gas service, local fuel oil service, a volunteer fire department, EMT and ambulance service, full-time police department, retirement complexes, real estate and auction service, local accountants, full service bank and insurance agency, a community center, and so much more.
It is a safe environment for children, and also offers many benefits for children. There is a head start, community preschool, private day care providers, a summer recreation program, city park and playground, and a school DARE program.
Riceville provides many of the services of a larger community. A few of the locally owned businesses are: construction contractors, newspaper, auto dealership, veterinarian, locker, convenience stores, floral shop, beauty salons, barber shops, restaurants, and so much more.
Lake Hendricks provides a great recreation center for everyone, for as fishing, swimming, etc. There is a full time park attendant, over 200 camping sites, 2 shelters, boating, nature trails, and playground equipment. There are other community recreation sites as well, such as tennis courts, a softball field, a 9-hole golf course, plentiful deer and pheasant hunting, and many others.
Riceville is known as the hub of Northeast Iowa. It is located on Iowa Highway 9, 15 miles from U.S. Highway 63, 50 miles from I-35, and 30 miles from I-90. There is definitely no reason not to stop by and give Riceville a try.
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