Home of Five Island Lake
Rich in Irish-immigrant history, Emmetsburg, Iowa has twice been listed as one of the “Top 100 Places to Live” on the Relocate-America website. Now the world is aware of what Emmetsburg citizens have always known—Emmetsburg is a great place to live! Built around scenic Five Island Lake, Emmetsburg offers visitors a relaxed atmosphere in which they may explore an array of outdoor activities, shopping opportunities at specialty and antique stores, gaming fun at the Wild Rose Casino, and a truly family-oriented lifestyle. Emmetsburg is definitely a small town with a big heart!