Dubuque County

Dubuque County, Iowa

720 Central Ave
Dubuque, IA 52001
Phone: (563) 589-4418
www.dubuquecounty.org

On the eastern border of IA, northeast of Cedar Rapids; established Sep 6, 1834 (prior to statehood) from Wisconsin Territory. The present boundaries were established in 1837. Name Origin: For Julien Dubuque (1762-1810), a French-Canadian and the first permanent white settler in Iowa (1785); he negotiated an agreement in 1788 with the Fox Indians so he could work lead mines in the IA region

Area (sq mi):: 616.56 (land 608.16; water 8.41) Population per square mile: 150.70
Population 2005: 91,631 State rank: 7 Population change: 2000-20005 2.80%; 1990-2000 3.20% Population 2000: 89,143 (White 96.50%; Black or African American 0.90%; Hispanic or Latino 1.20%; Asian 0.60%; Other 1.50%). Foreign born: 1.90%. Median age: 36.50
Income 2000: per capita $19,600; median household $39,582; Population below poverty level: 7.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $25,691-$27,241
Unemployment (2004): 4.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.40% Median travel time to work: 15.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 6.20%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Dubuque County seat (57,504)

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    "Both of them being around is a nice contrast for voters so that they can hear two different sides," said Steve Drahozal, chairman of the Dubuque County Democratic Party.
    American Trust & Savings Bank was founded in 1911 and ranks second in total market deposits in Dubuque County. As of June 30, 2018, ATBancorp had approximately USD 1.4 billion in total assets with USD 1.1 billion in deposits, of which 84% were core deposits and USD 1.1 billion in loans.
    American Trust and Savings Bank was founded in 1911 and ranks second in total market deposits in Dubuque County.
    American Trust & Savings Bank was founded in 1911 and ranks second in total market deposits in Dubuque County. As of June 30, 2018, ATBancorp had approximately $1.4B in total assets with $1.1B in deposits, of which 84% were core deposits and $1.1B in loans.
    "I'm humbled to be part of NCBA CLUSA at this critical time," says O'Brien, who was raised on a diversified farm in Dubuque County, Iowa.
    Dubuque, Iowa (AP) -- The Dubuque County Sheriff's Department is getting a virtual firearms simulator that will put deputies close to dangerous situations without actually placing them in the line of fire.
    The City of Dubuque is located in northeast Iowa and serves as the county seat for Dubuque County (Aa2).
    "It doesn't matter whether you know the other person's age or not," a Dubuque County public defender told KCRG.
    When I learned that, I thought, oh boy, if Dubuque County can have yields like that, what will happen when we have an "ideal" growing season, not only in Iowa, but the rest of the Midwest.
    The first of those lawsuits was to go to trial March 7 in Dubuque County.
    He is writing a biography of Hall of Fame pitcher Urban "Red" Faber, a native of Dubuque County.