Spencer, Iowa

 


  Spencer, Iowa

Spencer is an Iowa city located at the confluence of the Little Sioux and Ocheyedan Rivers. The population was 11,233 as of the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Clay County. Spencer is famous as the home of the Clay County Fair, held annually in September. The fair averages 315,000 visitors per year. Links are provided below.

The town's (now-deceased) library cat, Dewey Readmore Books, is known throughout the world.

Spencer was ranked 10th best place to live in the United States by Relocate-America.com's "America's Top 100 Places to Live for 2007."


 CLICK HERE TO VISIT THE OFFICIAL CITY OF SPENCER WEBSITE

Click here for the Clay County Communities Calendar to find out what is going on in this community!





CITY GOVERNMENT:
CITY HALL
  418 2nd Avenue West, Spencer, IA 51301
(directly east of the Clay County Courthouse)
Phone Number (712) 580-7200 | Fax Number (712) 580-7236
Office hours are 8:00am to 5:00pm Monday thru Friday
CITY MANAGER
  Robert Fagen
418 2nd Avenue West, Spencer, IA 51301
Phone (712) 580-7200
FINANCE DIRECTOR
  Brian Weuve
418 2nd Avenue West, Spencer, IA 51301
Phone (712) 580-7200
CITY CLERK
  Theresa Reardon
418 2nd Avenue West, Spencer, IA 51301
Phone (712) 580-7200
CITY ATTORNEY
  Donald Hemphill
215 Grand Avenue, Spencer, IA 51301
Phone (712) 262-6801
PUBLIC WORKS DIRECTOR
  Mark White
418 2nd Avenue West, Spencer, IA 51301
Phone (712) 580-7200
MAYOR
  Reynold Peterson
1604 4th Avenue East, Spencer, IA 51301
Home (712) 262-9255
Office (712) 580-7200
   


OTHER INFORMATION: (click on links below)
CHAMBER OF COMMERCE Thunder Bridge
LAKES CORRIDOR
CLAY COUNTY FAIR
UTILITIES
SPACE (SPencer Alliance for a Creative Economy)
 
             

Welcome to Spencer!

East Leach Park

Stolley's - West Spencer

Fun at the park!