Frequently Asked Questions
How many daycares are there in Iowa?
There are 3,959 daycares in Iowa, based on CareLuLu data. This includes 1,253 home-based programs and 2,706 centers.
How much does daycare cost in Iowa?
The cost of daycare in Iowa is $676 per month. This is the average price for full-time, based on CareLuLu data, including homes and centers.
How many daycares accept infants in Iowa?
Based on CareLuLu data, 57 daycares care for infants (as well as toddlers). This includes 24 home-based programs and 33 centers.
How many daycares offer part-time care or drop-in care in Iowa?
Based on CareLuLu data, 118 daycares offer part-time care or drop-in care in Iowa.
How many daycares teach a foreign language in Iowa (Spanish, French, Chinese, etc.)?
Based on CareLuLu data, 10 daycares speak at least one foreign language. Most common languages include Spanish, French and German.