Monona County

Monona County, Iowa

610 Iowa Ave
Onawa, IA 51040
Phone: (712) 423-2491
Fax: (712) 423-2744

On central western border of IA, south of Sioux City; established in Jan 15, 1851 from Harrison County. Name Origin: Possibly the name of a legendary Indian girl who leaped into the Mississippi River when she believed that her lover had been killed; or the name of an Indian divinity; or Ottawa for 'beautiful land.'

Area (sq mi):: 698.85 (land 693.12; water 5.73) Population per square mile: 13.70
Population 2005: 9,520 State rank: 83 Population change: 2000-20005 -5.00%; 1990-2000 -0.10% Population 2000: 10,020 (White 97.90%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.70%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.50%). Foreign born: 0.40%. Median age: 43.00
Income 2000: per capita $17,477; median household $33,235; Population below poverty level: 9.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,767-$23,380
Unemployment (2004): 6.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.40% Median travel time to work: 22.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 30.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The leak was on the Iowa side of Enterprise's Conway North line in Monona County and the company was recovering products from the shutdown pipeline, spokesman Rick Rainey said.
2 /PRNewswire/ -- Long Lines and Western Iowa Power Cooperative (WIPCO) announced that each company is contributing $30,000 to become the first founding members of the Monona County Economic Development Group.
Our companies are committed to fostering economic growth in Monona County," said Long Lines spokesperson, Pat McElroy.
We are willing partners in making things happen in Monona County.
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Jacklyn was nominated by the Iowa State University Extension's Monona County 4-H program in Onawa, and Anne was nominated by B.