Small-town feel with urban amenities

20,460 Residents in Johnston

Opportunities for Retail, Dining, Lodging and Housing

31,900 Vehicles Per Day on Merle Hay Road

Town Center Project In Progress

Bringing Johnston Residents More Retail, Restaurants and Civic Space

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Thrive in Johnston

Take an aerial tour of Johnston’s most sought-after sites, recent development projects, and newest residences. From growth in resident numbers to new annexed land, there are so many new and exciting opportunities to get involved in for small and large businesses alike.

Want more information?

Look through JEDCO’s 2019 Economic Development Guide for information about the different geographic areas of Johnston and the various projects and opportunities available to get involved in. Plus, hear what experts in the development community recommend for a smooth process.

– Recent Developments –

Can Local Option Sales Tax Help Johnston “Retail Leakage”?

In a recent post we reported that our primary goal is to help business grow and succeed in our community and region. When this happens, everyone benefits from a more diverse tax base. Vital city services can't be maintained without having an adequate but competitive...

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Office Expansion Planned in West Park

The Johnston City Council entered into a Development Agreement Iowa M.S. (Mechanical Sales) an independent manufacturers representative that assists clients in engineering, designing, delivering and maintaining commercial HVAC systems. The company is...

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