Access to Markets

Red Rock Area:  A Central U.S. Location Connected to Markets Around the Globe

ROADWAYS:  The Red Rock Area and Marion County, Iowa is located within 30 minutes of the intersection of Interstate 80 and Interstate 35.  Highway 163 and Highway 5 both provide access to the Greater Des Moines Area via a four-lane road.  US Highway 14 runs north and south through the county while US Highway 92 runs east and west.


DISTANCE (Miles/Kilometers)

Des Moines, IA36/58
Waterloo, IA115/185
Cedar Rapids, IA121/194
Quad Cities, IA165/265
Omaha, NE172/277
Kansas City, MO196/315
Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN278/447
St. Louis, MO315/507
Chicago, IL327/526

  The Des Moines International Airport, is the closest commercial airport to the Red Rock Area, located 45 minutes away.  In addition, the Pella Municipal Airport and Knoxville Municipal Airport serve the local market.