Donnellson, IA is located in the south-eastern tip of Iowa. The city combines small-town living with abundant opportunities for recreation and activities. Located less than 10 miles from the banks of the Mississippi River, Donnellson gives residents a quiet, low-key place to return to at the end of the day. Less than a thousand people call this small town their home. Outside of the main commercial and residential district, Iowa’s famous green pastures spread out for miles. A few major highways and thoroughfares crisscross the town, making it easy to get to urban centers like Davenport or Peoria. Most of Donnellson’s real estate options and local businesses are clustered near Main Street, the town’s primary hub of activity.
With so much open space available to enjoy, it’s not hard to find outdoorsy things to do in Donnellson and the surrounding area. Green Acres Golf Course and Restaurant is immensely popular in summer, thanks to a 9-hole course, an eatery, and a swimming pool. The Lee County Speedway plays host to family-friendly races, while Lee County Fairground brims with rides and games every summer. Within a short drive, there are amazing hikes at Shimek State Forest, Wilson Lake Park, and the Midwest Mirage. Local dairy and produce farms are fun places to visit and give residents the chance to sample deliciously fresh food produced in the area. Those looking for homes for sale in Donnellson will be pleasantly surprised to find a varied selection of well-kept farmhouses, cute ranches, and vintage bungalows. Ample yards and lots of green grass are practically guaranteed. Reference the Donnellson Neighborhood Guide below for up-to-date real estate market trends, nearby school profiles, community demographic information, and more.
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Donnellson is located southwest of Burlington. View homes for sale in the Burlington, Iowa area for more real estate options.
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The town of Donnellson was named after Eston Donnell, a surveyor who lived near Highway 218 in the mid 19th century. Agribusiness is the mainstay of the community. However, Donnellson has a variety of well-established businesses. Donnellson is also the head-end for the Iowa Woodlands Scenic Byway, the head-end for the Historic Hills Corridor, the first exit ramp coming north out of Missouri along the Avenue of the Saints and is on the Mormon Trail.