Parkersburg Street Sign

Our Community

Parkersburg, Iowa is a great place to do business, live and raise a family. Located in the southern part of Butler County, Iowa, the quality of life in Parkersburg is outstanding, and people have a "can do" attitude. See Parkersburg from the sky!

The Parkersburg school system is a strength within our community, featuring outstanding educators and a staff who put kids first. Recreational opportunities are plentiful, with a swimming pool, two golf courses, three parks, a fitness center, ball parks, and a campground, just to highlight a few.

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The Parkersburg City Pool will once again offer public swimming lessons. Registration for swimming lessons is now open!

 Click here to register.

The June Public Swim Lessons will span from June 15 to June 26. The July Public Swim Lessons will span from July 6th to July 17th. Lessons will be Monday-Thursday, with Fridays being used as a makeup day. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, class sizes will be limited to 5 students per class. Additionally, all students in levels 1-3 will require an adult helper to be in the water with them to offer physical support when needed. Click here to learn more.

Lap swim passes are now available. 

 Click here to purchase a lap swim pass.

Lap swim passes cost $35 for the season. Lap swim will be available everyday from 11 am to 12 pm and Wednesday mornings from 6 am - 7 am (Thursday is the morning make-up day if Wednesday morning's lap swim is cancelled). Please reserve a lap swim lane before you arrive. Click here to sign up for a lane (please make sure to purchase your lap swim pass before you sign up for a lane).

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My home town! Always love coming back! Great small town with a big heart!

- Kristin DeGroot Tyler