A little about Creston
Creston is located in the beautiful rolling hillsides of southwest Iowa. As the regional hub of southwest Iowa for business, education, medicine, industry, shopping and recreation, Creston caters to residents and visitors wanting small-town service with big-town products. Creston has many interesting shops where there is always a friendly face and home-town hospitality.
The history of Creston
Creston was originally settled in 1868 as a survey camp for the workers with the Burlington and Missouri Railroad. The campsite was on the crest on the railroad line between the Missouri and Mississippi, hence the name "Creston." Creston was chosen as the division point for the railroad (now the Burlington Northern-Santa Fe, which built machine shops, roundhouse and a construction camp to the new town. The town was incorporated in 1871. A new railroad station was constructed in 1899 and the three-story structure served passengers for 69 years. The depot was renovated in 1978 to serve as a City Municipal Building.
Phone: (641) 782-7021
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Businesses in Creston, Iowa
Here is a collection of local Creston, Iowa businesses. Clicking on the thumbnail image, or the blue "View Member" will take you to that businesses page. We've included some jump links so that you can easily navigate to different categories of businesses. Those, can be found directly below as icons. Or, there is a list of categories in the menu bar.
Bolton Custom Cabinetry
Construction / Trades
Quality craftmanship and outstanding customer service.
Carroll Family Chiropractic
Medical / Pharmacy
Providing high quality, affordable health care.
Carter Agency Insurance & Real Estate
Designing individual policies for your specific needs.
Quilts and Other Notions
Large selection of fabric,quilting and sewing supplies.