Glidden offers a high
quality of life, supported by our high literacy rate, high life
expectancy, low crime rate, lower than state average unemployment
rate, quality educational system and a work ethic that is
second to none.
Take a look at what
Glidden and Carroll County have to offer...
95 miles from Des Moines and Omaha, 62 miles from Ames and 110 from Sioux
City...near Hwy 30/Hwy 71 intersection in Carroll
"See what Glidden's all about..."
Glidden offers a wide range of housing choices from new
construction to historic homes and many new lots to choose
Glidden area businesses are growing and adding new positions
Glidden Schools offer more one-on-one teacher to student
instruction than most schools districts as well as a wide range
of extra curricular activities...learn
Glidden churches offer services for Baptist, Catholic, Lutheran,
Methodist and Presbyterian...learn
Glidden offers many recreational and group activities...learn
more. We have a full-service Library complete with
free Internet access...learn more.
We also celebrate our community with several annual events...learn
The Village Clinic (pictured, right) serves
Glidden residents. Other healthcare services are just 10 minutes
- St. Anthony Regional
Hospital, in Carroll (10 miles)
- Stewart Memorial Community
Hospital, in Lake City (15 miles)
- Green County Medical Center,
in Jefferson (25 miles)