Humeston is a rural, agricultural community nestled within the gently rolling fields of scenic southern Iowa. This charming and progressive community has many services and unique area attractions which will make your visit or move to the community a true delight.
Founded in 1872, Humeston has a rich history in agriculture, community spirit and working together to make a difference. In our community, you will find a friendly small town atmosphere combined with the determination of a community focused upon growth, opportunity and teamwork.
Our community has a wide variety of businesses including an antiques store, gourmet coffee shop, art gallery, variety store, automotive repair, banking, salons and beauty services, parks, historical attractions, restaurants, agri-businesses, gas stations, medical clinic, library, rv park, lakeside camping, a 9-hole sand green golf course, ice cream shop, insurance services, and our own community owned grocery store just to name a few.
Humeston has much to offer