Newsweek.com has picked Mount Vernon as the best place to live in Iowa, as part of a “Best Place to Live in Every State” feature.
The story mentions median income, population, and charm.
And, oh yes, it offers a shout out to Palisades Kepler state park and the American Gothic barn. And bonus: The story also includes a Rich Herrmann photo of Magical Night, 2019. Go us!
Here is a link to the story: https://www.newsweek.com/best-place-live-every-state-1525943