Patchwork Nation: Sioux Center featured as 1 of 11 representative communities in the U.S.
About the Patchwork Nation project:
Patchwork Nation is a project funded by the Knight Foundation and sponsored by Christian Science Monitor. From the Patchwork Nation About page: "We've identified 11 types of places across the US, which are distinct voter communities... We've also pinpointed specific communities that represent each type of place. For example, Sioux Center, Iowa, typifies 'Tractor Country.'"
On the Tractor Country page, Sioux Center is highlighted as the representative community, with residents Donald King and Nick Lantinga appearing as featured bloggers.