Swisher and Shueyville

A Mellow Destination Along the Corridor

With a combined population of less than 2,000 residents, the neighboring towns of Swisher and Shueyville are situated in the middle of the Iowa City-Cedar Rapids Corridor. Residents get to experience the charm of small-town living and the conveniences of nearby metro areas—a mix of both urban and acres.

Swisher and Shueyville are dining destinations for residents of the Corridor, who stop by for the local eateries and locally owned businesses. In Swisher, visitors and locals alike love to order homemade pastries, fresh soups, and sandwiches, and browse the antique furniture and gifts at the Kava House & Cafe. One of the town’s most notable attractions is Cedar Ridge Winery & Distillery,  known for its award-winning wines and spirits, wood-fired pizzas, and shareable appetizers.

Head over to Shueyville and you’ll find the Secret Cellar, an art studio, gallery, and wine shop that offers classes and tasting parties. There are also popular restaurants including Shuey’s Restaurant & Lounge and Maddi B’s Pizza Co.

But there’s more to both towns than just great food—family friendly parks and annual celebrations like Swisher Fun Days make Swisher and Shueyville popular areas for young families and professionals looking for an easy commute up and down the Corridor. 

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Home to Cedar Ridge Winery & Distillery, the first distillery to open in Iowa since Prohibition

22-minute average commute time for Swisher and Shueyville

Schools at a Glance

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College Community School District


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