Dubuque IA

Dubuque, IowaThe close proximity of Dubuque, Iowa, has been a great economic asset for both the city of Dubuque and the southwest Wisconsin region. Just across the Mississippi River from Grant County, many area residents are employed in Dubuque.

Large manufacturing plants including IBM and John Deere, meat processing plants, hospitals and health care services, county government, business offices, universities and technical colleges, retail businesses and tourism sites are the primary employers in the city.

Dubuque has a busy river port, a regional airport, freight railways and interstate highways. The bridges serve as major crossing point over the Mississippi River from Iowa to Wisconsin and Illinois.