Sutherland City Hall, Photo by:  Bruce A. Morison

Welcome to Sutherland!


Amanda Vanderhoff
City Clerk
409 Ash, Suite 10
P.O. Box 8
Sutherland, Iowa 51058
Phone: (712) 446-2243

Sutherland is a cozy small town offering safety and security in a setting of shady streets and housing to fit all tastes and budgets.


Students living in Sutherland have a variety of options regarding their education. Public school students are invited to attend the South O'Brien School District. Attendance centers for K-6th grade are in Primghar and 7-12th graders go to the Paullina attendance center. The school provides bussing to and from Sutherland to both of the attendance centers.


Sutherland, Iowa

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South O'Brien School District provides:

  • Alternative classes for special education students Earth Day activities Renaissance/FCA Spring Picnic Small class sizes K-6 Individualized computer instruction in math and reading Positive wolverine behavior program, grades K-6 Current K-12 technology labs Instructional support Levy – 5 years
  • Advisory/Advisor program at the Junior High

Sutherland's shopping experience is unique and fun. Instead of the big box stores you get the pleasure of spending time in small shops.

Sutherland has the Main Market grocery store, Sutherland hardware and lumber supply, gift stores, restaurants and coffee shops. And don't let the small town atmosphere fool you....of course Security State Bank has online banking.

Sutherland is a sportsman's paradise - literally. With outstanding rough ground and forested habitat, the area abounds with quality game including wild turkey, deer, fox, pheasant, partridge and quail.

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