Centrally located between several major metropolitan areas, Dubuque, Iowa, offers a strong diversified economy while preserving a sense of community and culture. It is constantly evolving and expanding, providing creative, active communities. At the very core of Dubuque is a strong arts community. This city of less than 58,000 people is one of the most vibrant and creative in the nation, with the arts generating more than $47 million dollars annually. If you’re looking to visit a culturally and artistically rich area, then this is the place to go.