Williamsburg Facts



Williamsburg is located two miles south of Exit 220 off Interstate 80 in Iowa County, Iowa. Just 20 miles from Iowa City-Coralville, 35 miles from Cedar Rapids and just “over the hill” from the famous Tanger Outlet Mall, Williamsburg is truly the ideal location.

Local Employers

Name Product/Service Employment
Williamsburg Manufacturing Heavy Stamps 425
Kinze Manufacturing Design/Build Farm Equipment 500
Monsanto Seed Research & Development 650
Tanger Outlet Mall Factory Outlet Sales 500
Tax Structure
Assessed value of property in city: $83,029,047
Tax rate per $1,000 assessed value: $26.96
Bonded indebtedness:  City: $3,600,000
Bonded indebtedness:  School: $1,500,000
Bonded indebtedness capacity of community: $0.00
Future indebtedness plans: $2,500,000
Municipal Services
Type of local government Council, Mayor
City zoning ordinance in effect : Yes
County zoning ordinance in effect: No
Subdivision ordinance with design standards in effect: Yes
Number of volunteer fire department personnel 23
Fire insurance class in city: 7
Number full-time police officers: 5
Industrial waste pickup service: Yes
Williamsburg has a first class post office with more than 850 rental boxes and four rural routes to 720 customers.  We have a full time police department that includes 9 reserve officers in addition to the 6 full-time personnel. We have a diligent, hard-working volunteer fire department.
Williamsburg Public Library
The mission of the Williamsburg Public Library is to further the well-being of the community by providing materials of information and recreational interest.  The library places special emphasis on current high demand, high interest materials in a variety of formats. The library also encourages children to develop an interest in reading and learning through services for young children and young adults.  Ongoing cooperation with other libraries and agencies will minimize unnecessary duplication and increase satisfaction of users.

The library contains various periodicals, movie rentals, access to FAX machine, copier, tax forms, large print books, audio books, best sellers and fine children’s books, including the Children’s Choice Books.

The library is located ont he northwest corner of the town square. There is more information available about the library at www.williamsburg.lib.ia.us

Hours at the Williamsburg Public Library:
Mondays & Fridays  10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Tuesdays, & Thursdays – 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Wednesdays 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Saturdays – 9:00 am – 12:00 pm





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