SCAM Alert: If someone asks you to purchase gift cards to cover a “debt”, it’s a scam. Do not provide bank account numbers, social security numbers, or credit/debit card numbers to anyone!!!  (See more details under: City of Tipton, City Departments, Tipton Police Department, SCAM)

PUBLIC NOTICE: Park map for possible future improvements.  View details under: City of Tipton, City Events.

LEAF PICKUP Update: Unfortunately, leaf pickup has had to take a back seat to snow removal. Leaf Pickup in ZONE 3 (WEST OF CEDAR ST) -Will finish up with pick up on Orange/Lemon Streets & across from Tipton Country Club on November 18th. We will then begin Zone 1 pickup on November 18th. Please have leaves at the curb and ready to go. If you can't wait for the leaf truck to arrive to your location, buying lawn bags and bagging them yourself is another option. Bags are still picked up on Wednesdays.

If you are unsure what leaf pickup zone you are in please see map in publicworks tab.

 
Tipton

Welcome to Tipton

Tipton is a community of approximately 3,200 residents nestled in the heart of Eastern Iowa and located amid the metropolitan areas of Iowa City, Cedar Rapids and the Quad Cities. As the county seat, Tipton is the center of the area with a vibrant downtown, growing Business Park and plenty of amenities to make it an enjoyable place to live, work and play.
 
The quality of life for Tipton residents is second to none with a highly regarded K-12 school system, quality child care, senior living options and beautiful and safe neighborhoods.  There are two medical clinics located in Tipton, as well as a variety of other health care providers including dental clinics, an eye care center, chiropractors and physical therapists.
 
Tipton is abundant with retailers, professional service businesses and dining options. Tipton offers discount stores and a full service grocery store. Add to that list, pharmacy, flowers, coffee, clothing, furniture, baked goods, gifts and much more that serve the daily needs of Tipton residents. 
 
The Tipton community has invested nearly $30 million in local infrastructure improvements. The most notable accomplishments include a new state-of-the-art fire station, new middle school, downtown streetscape project, new youth recreation fields, renovations of the elementary and high school, municipal airport expansion, and many street and utility improvements.
 
No matter whether you are a resident, visitor or business we know you will enjoy all we have to offer!