Cradled by the mighty Mississippi River on the east and south, and the meandering Wapsipinicon River on the north, Scott County, Iowa offers an extraordinary combination of quality living styles.
Scott County has some of the richest agricultural land in the nation; the adventure and history of small river towns on the banks of the Mississippi; and the opportunities of urban life in dynamic metropolitan communities.
You’ll find it all here. Since the 1830’s, this unique location has flourished, melding the industries that developed from river transportation and agriculture. Also, the historically strong work ethic of the people of Iowa and their ideals of preserving family values, has helped Scott County flourish.
Today’s Scott County is vivacious. For newcomers and visitors curious about what this 465-square-mile county is all about, this is a good starting point. Discover the rest of the county, its 17 cities, numerous unincorporated communities and rural subdivisions.
You’ll find out everywhere you go, Scott County is a place where strangers become fast friends, and newcomers become welcome neighbors.
Scott County is part of the Quad Cities Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA), located in eastern Iowa and western Illinois on the Mississippi River, 165 miles west of Chicago. The Quad Cities MSA consists of Scott County in Iowa and Rock Island and Henry Counties in Illinois. Combined with the more than 165,000 Scott County residents, it measures over 380,000 people in population.
The Quad Cities is midway between Minneapolis on the north and St. Louis on the south; Chicago on the east and Des Moines on the west. The area’s 300-mile market of nearly 36.5 million people comprises nearly 15% of the nation’s population. This makes it the largest 300-mile market west of Chicago.
Scott County cities include: Bettendorf, Blue Grass, Buffalo, Davenport, Dixon, Donahue, Eldridge, LeClaire, Long Grove, Maysville, McCausland, New Liberty, Panorama Park, Park View, Pleasant Valley, Princeton, Riverdale and Walcott.
Bettendorf – City of Bettendorf
Bettendorf Facebook Page
Bettendorf School District Website
Pleasant Valley School District Website
Lourdes Catholic School Bettendorf
Morning Star Academy Christian School Bettendorf
Rivermont Collegiate Preschool through 12th Bettendorf
Davenport Facebook Page
Davenport Community Schools Website
All Saints Catholic School Davenport
Assumption Catholic High School
John F. Kennedy Catholic School Davenport
Quad City Montessori School Davenport
St. Paul the Apostle Catholic School Davenport
Trinity Lutheran School Davenport