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Nobody knows this town like we do! Let our relocation specialists be your first resource for anything you need to know about the Quad Cities and surrounding cities.

How much do your relocation specialists charge?

Nothing! Our services are made available to you at no charge, whether you are leaving or joining our community.

What are the closest major cities?

The Quad Cities are located about 3 hours from Chicago, 4 hours from St. Louis and only 2.5 hours from Des Moines.

How do the schools vary within the communities?

Both Iowa and Illinois have excellent school systems. Go to the schools page for detailed information. We can even set up your school visit.

What is the crime rate?

Our best advice is to contact the local law enforcement agencies.

What kind of cultural attractions are available?

Our relocation kit is filled with local attractions and cultural events information. Find out more from the Quad Cities Convention and Visitors Bureau.

How far is the closest university hospital?

The University of Iowa Hospital is located in Iowa City, Iowa less than one hour away. OSF Saint Francis Medial Center is located 1.5 hours away in Peoria, IL

What are the local hospitals?

Our local hospitals provide excellent care from highly trained specialists. We have a heart institute, a cancer center, emergency care, mental health facilities and rehabilitation programs.  

What is the closest airport?

The Quad Cities International Airport is located in Moline, Illinois and offers daily flights to hubs including Chicago, Denver, Atlanta and Minneapolis.

What colleges/universities are located in the area?

There are many school options for you.

What type of people live in the Quad Cities?

Friendly folks, willing to welcome new residents. See the full demographic report here.

What are the largest employers?

Deere and Company world headquarters, the Rock Island Arsenal, our school and healthcare systems are the major employers. See the full list here.