Welcome to Madrid, Iowa!
Madrid is a very welcoming small town with great history and traditions. It is located at the intersection of Highway 210 and 17. Situated in Madrid, you are 25 minutes northwest from the Des Moines metro as well as 25 minutes from Ames. You are also close to other business centers in neighboring towns such as Ankeny and Boone.
This cozy small town atmosphere offers plenty of amenities for its residents. Annual events that take place in the town include the Madrid Labor Day Celebration, MAC Christmas Extravaganza, and MAC City-wide Garage Sale. Dine at local favorites such as Pancho Villa and Town & Country Cafe. For recreational outings, Madrid has many family friendly parks such as Edgewood Park and Swede Point Park. If you are a cycling enthusiast, Madrid will be the ideal location for you to live as the High Trestle Trail runs right through town.
Families with school aged children can enroll into the Madrid School district. The elementary, middle, and high school are located in town. The school district attends to around 600 children with an excellent academic program. Children can also enjoy local activities offered through groups such as 4-H, Cub Scouts, and the Public Library.
We look forward to helping you find your home in Madrid!