Wells employees live in a variety of communities around northwest Iowa. One of the larger communities
is Sioux City, located a short 25 miles southwest of Le Mars. Among cities with populations under 150,000,
Farmers Insurance has ranked Sioux City the twelfth most secure place to live.
Sioux City's education system is comprised of accomplished public and private schools.
• Sioux City Community Schools
is one of the largest school districts in Iowa. The district is comprised of 19 elementary schools, three middle schools and three high schools.
• The Bishop Heelan Catholic Schools
of Sioux City is a member of the Iowa Association of Christian Schools and the American Association of Christian
Schools. The school system is made up of eight elementary schools, two middle schools and one high school.
• Siouxland Community Christian School
is a non-denominational K-12 Christian school accredited by Christian Schools International.
• Mercy Medical Center-Sioux City
is a regional medical
center that meets the needs of residents in a 33-county area of western Iowa, eastern Nebraska and southeastern South Dakota. Mercy-Sioux City is also home to the only
Level II Trauma Center in Western Iowa, and provides a vital, lifesaving link to rural areas via Mercy Air Care, the hospital's helicopter ambulance service.
• UnityPoint Health - St. Luke's
is a full-service, not-for-profit hospital, located in Sioux City, Iowa, with areas of excellence
in birthing, cardiology, radiology, pediatrics, surgery, rehabilitation and orthopedics. UnityPoint Health - St. Luke's is staffed with over 150 beds, serving as a medical referral
center for Sioux City and the surrounding communities.
With a variety of cultural and entertainment opportunities for the entire family, there’s never a shortage of things to do in Sioux City.
• Sioux City boasts four shopping malls, each offering a unique shopping experience.
• The Tyson Events Center
was listed in Pollstar's "World Top 100 Arenas" in 2004. The facility attracts some of the country’s best entertainers and acts.
• The Sioux City-area has seven public golf courses and one private golf course.
Other popular attractions and things to do in Sioux City include:
• Orpheum Theatre
• Sioux City Art Center
• Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center
• Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center
• Historic 4th Street
• Sioux City Riverfront
• And much more
Learn more about life in Northwest Iowa:
Le Mars Chamber of Commerce
Le Mars Visitors Guide
Sioux City Chamber of Commerce
City of Sioux City
Downtown Sioux City Online