Sully, Iowa: Growing Opportunity, Harvesting Success

Nestled in the heart of East Central Iowa, Sully is located within 25 minutes of Grinnell, Pella, and Newton and within an hour’s driving distance to Des Moines and Iowa City.

The same pride demonstrated in the quality of work found in the local businesses is evident in the level of education provided for students at Sully’s two top-notch schools. The Lynnville-Sully Community School District offers excellence in public education for students in kindergarten through the twelfth grade. Sully Christian School provides high-quality, private Christian education for children in kindergarten through eighth grade. Inspirations Childcare and Preschool Center and Diamond Trail Children’s Center are also available.

For Businesses 

Businesses benefit from Sully’s location, strong workforce, and access to resources like the Sully Revolving Loan Fund program

For more information on Sully, click here.

Sully

Population

Total Population

892

Population
Growth Rate

0.90%

Median Age

45

Diversity Index

1.600

Housing & Income

Households

361

Total Housing Units

383


Owner Occupied

297

Renter Occupied

64

Vacant

22

Median Home Value

$169,167


Average Home Value

$211,829

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.84%


Per Capita Income

2.76%

Income Projection

Median Household

$61,326 $70,768


Average Household

$71,837 $82,272


Per Capita

$28,417 $32,554

Workforce

Total Businesses

70

Total Employed

485

Workers 16+

449

Manufacturing Businesses

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Businesses

8

Employed

76

Retail Trade Businesses

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Businesses

6

Employed

58

Other Service excl Pub Admin

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Businesses

10

Employed

56

Educational Services - Businesses

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Businesses

1

Employed

55

Transportation/Warehouse

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Businesses

5

Employed

51

Construction Businesses

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Businesses

11

Employed

50

Some
High School

5

Graduated
High School

298

Associates
Degree

66

Bachelor's
Degree

83

Graduate
Degree

31

Average Commute Time

18 min.



Resident Commuters

256

Non-Resident Commuters

191

Drive Alone

367

Carpooled

23

Public

0

Work At Home

17


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