10 Ways Iowa Has Quietly Become the Coolest State in America

Fast Company said, “Never mind California or New York. By some important measures, Des Moines is way ahead of its cooler coastal cousins.”

Here’s what Fast Company doesn’t realize: it’s not just Des Moines that’s cool. Iowa offers rich cultural experiences, great dining opportunities, kind people who work hard, and a high quality of life. The world is starting to notice our quiet Midwestern state.

What do you think is cool about Iowa? Tell us about it in the comments.