A dynamic city with family-friendly amenities, Coralville continues to grow and welcome newcomers! Named after fossilized corals found alongside its former mills on the Iowa River, today Coralville boasts many outdoor recreation opportunities, including an extensive trail system and many parks. The Iowa Children’s Museum engages kids with fun, hands-on learning. The University of Iowa and MercyOne offer medical services in Coralville, and nearby employers are on the cutting edge of the aerospace and biotech industries. Coralville’s many dining, shopping, and entertainment venues include the Coral Ridge shopping mall, local eateries, national retail chains, and a new arena at the Iowa River Landing. Many of its neighborhoods are nestled in the hills north of Interstate 80, with a variety of housing options.