University Park

Mayor: George Toubekis , 641.673.1903
Phone: 641.295.6209
Office Hours: 9-3

Population: 474*
Total Area: 0.77 sq. mi.
Housing Units: 205*

 

Form of Government: Mayor/Council
Council Meetings: First Tuesday of the Month at 6 p.m.

Mailing Address: PO Box 102, University Park IA 52595

University Park is located on next to Oskaloosa on the southeast corner. It houses the former campus of Vennard College, the buildings and grounds of which are still active through many community endeavors including a miniature golf course and tennis court which are open to the public. University Park also has a community center, two basketball courts, a baseball diamond, an outdoor shelter, and a playground.  The Mahaska Recreation Trail connects to the community from Hwy. 92 heading north toward the University Park Cemetery.

The Community Center is available for rent. It is equipped with a stove, refrigerator, microwave, coffee pot, seven 8-foot tables, and 70 chairs. To rent the Community Center, call 515.329.5767.

*July 1, 2016 Census Bureau Estimate