Resident Guide

Welcome to Johnston! 
We want to extend you a warm welcome to the city! Johnston has a wealth of parks, 38 miles of trails, award-winning schools, responsive government, safe neighborhoods, family-friendly events and an excellent quality of life. 

CNN Money Magazine named Johnston the 13th best place to live in America in 2011. The city has won several awards for innovative design of the NW 62nd Avenue roundabouts. In 2015, the city ranked above the national average in 37 areas of satisfaction with city services and quality of life. 

We hope this resident guide makes it an easy transition into the community. Come explore our wonderful community and discover all that Johnston has to offer, Johnston is where we Thrive. Every Day.