Iowa County


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Iowa County, Wisconsin

222 N Iowa St Suite 102
Dodgeville, WI 53533
Phone: (608) 935-5445
Fax: (608) 935-3024
www.iowacounty.org

In southwestern WI, west of Madison; organized Oct 9, 1829 (prior to statehood) from a territorial county. Name Origin: For either the Iowa River, or the Iowa Indians. Name is a French version of the Dakota name for the tribe, variously Ayuhwa, Ouaouia, Aiouez, and Ioways 'the sleepy ones.'

Area (sq mi):: 768.08 (land 762.67; water 5.41) Population per square mile: 30.90
Population 2005: 23,569 State rank: 48 Population change: 2000-20005 3.50%; 1990-2000 13.10% Population 2000: 22,780 (White 98.50%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 0.30%; Asian 0.30%; Other 0.80%). Foreign born: 0.60%. Median age: 37.10
Income 2000: per capita $19,497; median household $42,518; Population below poverty level: 7.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $25,446-$27,308
Unemployment (2004): 3.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.20% Median travel time to work: 24.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 36.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Iowa County, Iowa

PO Box 266
Marengo, IA 52301
Phone: (319) 642-3914
www.co.iowa.ia.us

In east-central IA, west of Iowa City; established Feb 17, 1843 (prior to statehood) from Washington County. Name Origin: For the Iowa River

Area (sq mi):: 587.35 (land 586.45; water 0.90) Population per square mile: 27.40
Population 2005: 16,055 State rank: 50 Population change: 2000-20005 2.50%; 1990-2000 7.10% Population 2000: 15,671 (White 98.20%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 1.00%; Asian 0.30%; Other 0.90%). Foreign born: 0.80%. Median age: 38.80
Income 2000: per capita $18,884; median household $41,222; Population below poverty level: 5.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $28,690-$29,720
Unemployment (2004): 4.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.40% Median travel time to work: 21.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 31.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Last year, the Iowa county with the highest average corn yield was Dubuque--197 bushels per acre
According to a 2010 Iowa State University study, just 270,000 acres of land-about what you'd find in a single Iowa county, and a tiny fraction of the tens of millions of acres devoted to com-could supply everyone in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin with half of their annual tomatoes, strawberries, apples, and onions, and a quarter of their kale, cucumbers, and lettuce.
The new installations are now operating in correctional facilities, serving over 150 inmates, in Johnson County and Iowa County, Iowa.
The Iowa County project illustrates the strategy that WCWPDS developed for introducing and disseminating OE around the state.
Jackie was taken to the Iowa County Fair where she was encouraged to break all her previous jumping records, despite her mother's lack of support or understanding.
An article in The American Nurse noted the following, "The American Nurses Association (ANA) called a decision by an Iowa County District Court judge that invalidated state regulations providing educational requirements for advanced registered nurse practitioners (ARNPs) to order and supervise fluoroscopy a setback for patients.
org, contains home mortgage records and other documents from each of the state's 99 counties, It is run by the Iowa County Recorders Association, a group of county officials who electronically post hundreds of thousands of public documents from the counties.
Today, Hispanics make up more than 19 percent of the county's population, the highest of any Iowa county.
Rural sociologist Carol Richardson Smith, director of community resources for the Ligutti Rural Community Support Program, was off to "map" the food system of another Iowa county, a process that is part of the program's "Directions" effort, designed to link local markets with nearby small family farmers in the area who can supply them.
We don't see any evidence of a connection between where a person lives and where they might offend," the executive director of the Iowa County Attorneys Association told The New York Times in November.
Preliminary data, as of April 10, from two mumps outbreaks on college campuses in an Iowa county affected early in the outbreak, identified attack rates of reported mumps cases [section] of 2.

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