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Mann is a neighborhood in Iowa City, Iowa in the 52245 zip code. The borders of the neighborhood are Interstate 80 on the north, the Iowa River on the west, East Washington Street on the south, and North 7th Avenue on the east. This community is located north of downtown Iowa City, but is within walking distance. This area lies adjacent to the University of Iowa and has all the earmarks of a college community with its tree-lined streets, wide selection of housing options, and nearby restaurants.
Mercy Hospital was founded in 1873 by four Sisters of Mercy. From this humble beginning, it has grown to be a full service medical facility with emergency care, heart and vascular care, and hospice care.
For 30 years, Riverside Theatre has been providing professional quality theater productions in Iowa City. Their theater lies adjacent to Mercy Hospital, but they also put on summer productions in the park, including Shakespearean plays. This is the only Shakespeare Festival in the state of Iowa. While the theater is small and lends itself to intimate productions, the outdoor space can accommodate many more.
Horace Mann Elementary School offers classes for grades Pre-K through 6, and it received a four out of five community rating from GreatSchools.
The University of Iowa adds greatly to this neighborhood. Not only does it provide jobs, there are several fine museums on the campus.
North Market Square Park is one of several green spaces that are located within the Mann neighborhood. The small park offers a playground, basketball courts, picnic facilities, and open spaces.