Located in northeast Iowa. Established in 1873 

Urban Revitalization Plan

Certain real estate with the City limits of Oelwein is eligible to receive a partial exemption from taxation on the actual value added by new construction or improvements.  Check here for more information.

History of Oelwein

The town of Oelwein was laid out in a corn field purchased from G.A. Oelwein on the coming of the Burlington, Cedar Rapids and Minnesota Railroad (later called the Rock Island) in 1872. Some years later... Read More

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 (319) 283-5440
 (319) 283-4032
 20 2nd Ave. S.W.