The village of Iowa Colony is found in Brazoria County, just west of Alvin. Iowa Colony's location alongside SH-288 provides a direct commute into downtown Houston, only 22 miles away. Residents of Iowa Colony love the convenience of living in between Pearland and Sugar Land, giving this cozy village more options for dining and entertainment.
Founded in 1908 by an immigration land company, Iowa Colony is known for its laid-back feel, beautiful neighborhoods and southern charm. If you’re looking for a quiet place to raise a family while still close to big city amenities, then look no further. Iowa Colony is a true gem of Houston, with several parks and shopping experiences for the whole family to enjoy.
Looking for great food? Iowa Colony has the good eats you’ve been seeking. Home to tasty places like Nana’s Tortilla Factory, Brisa’s Tex Mex Restaurant and Bamboo Wok Manvel! Also, Alvin and Sugar Land are just minutes away, which give you a wide variety of dining options to choose from.
If you’re looking for a place to relax, look no further than the Iowa Colony City Park at Meridiana. Perfect for families and pets, this park has the greenery and rolling hills you need to relax after a hard day of work.
Children living in this area attend Alvin Independent School District. Alvin ISD takes pride in their high standards of academic excellence and continues to maintain a low teacher-student ratio. With their core belief and standards in hand, Alvin ISD is a shining example of when everything goes right in an academic setting. Academic performance, teachers and staff, technology, facilities—Alvin ISD stays at the forefront of innovation.