Essex Real Estate & Community Information

Essex Real Estate & Community Information

Located in Page county Iowa is the city of Essex, home to around 800 residents.  Essex’s history goes back to 1871, when it was platted and the railroad arrived.

As of 2010, 798 residents called Essex home comprising 333 households.  The median household was $41,382.

Shopping & Dining

Residents of Essex don’t have far to go to find what they need for shopping and dining.  Casey’s General Store offers both convenience store items along with fresh homemade pizza, sandwiches and other take-out items. Other shopping and dining options are available in nearby Shenandoah.

Parks & Recreation

The Pierce Creek Recreation Area is the main park near Essex.  It features a forty acre lake, 10 miles of equestrian and hiking trails.


Students living in Essex attend Essex Community School which serves all grade levels. They also host the Essex Community Club, a non-profit organization that sponsors a number of activities in the area. Lied Public Library is also located in Essex.

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Ed Spencer Real Estate - Farms America, INC
Mall of the Bluffs
Council Bluffs IA 51503
Fax: 712-624-9251

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