Business Development

Two groups that place major emphasis on business development in State Center are the State Center Development Association and the City of State Center. The State Center Development Association is part of the Main Street Iowa Program and has brought over five million dollars in private investment to State Center. The City has funded new streetlights, sidewalks, and street pavement on Main Street. It has sponsored a housing development and has provided major funding for the construction of a new grocery store.


The City can be contacted through the City Clerk’s office by calling 641-483-2559 or e-mailing The State Center Development Association can be contacted by calling 641-483-3002, by e-mailing the director, Everett Halsted, at or check them out on Facebook.