Located north of Cedar Rapids on I-380, Hiawatha, Iowa is the quintessential Midwestern town. Named after the great chief Hiawatha who was immortalized by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, this rapidly growing suburb of Cedar Rapids with plenty of Hiawatha apartments for rent.
In Hiawatha you’ll find plenty of ways to enjoy the great outdoors. Here you’ll have access to numerous golf courses, parks and biking/hiking trails, including the Cedar Valley Nature Trail. This trail is a 50-mile paved road built on an abandoned railroad right-of-way. And living in Hiawatha puts you close to the big city resources of Cedar Rapids – a vibrant community encompassing a dynamic art scene, yearly festivals, sports teams, plenty of shopping, and a cosmopolitan nightlife. According to Outlook Magazine, Cedar Rapids ranks 2nd in the nation for overall quality of life, and was also rated the #1 safest place to live.
Hiawatha apartments for rent are ideal for students, because of the close proximity to schools in the area, including the University of Iowa. Settling down in Hiawatha is also perfect for anyone who enjoys a small town feel while living close to the amenities of a bigger city.