IOWA

IOWA

Old Capital Building in Iowa City,Iowa

Forward Van Linesspecializes in providing outstanding moving services to and from Iowa, with coverage to Iowa City and Davenport among othercities.Iowa is a U.S. state in the Midwestern United States, a region sometimes called the “American Heartland”.In the latter half of the 20th century, Iowa’s agricultural economy made the transition to a diversified economy of advanced manufacturing, processing, financial services, information technology, biotechnology, and green energy production.

State webpage: http://www.iowa.gov

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Official language: English.
Demonym: Iowan

Capital: Des Moines
Largest city: Des Moines
Area: Ranked 26th in the US

  • Total: 56,272 square miles (145,743km²)
  • Width: 310miles (500 km)
  • Length: 199miles (320km)
  • % Water: 0.70
  • Latitude 40°23′ N to 43°30′ N
  • Longitude 90° 8′ W to 96°38′ W
Population: Ranked 30th in the US

  • Total: 3,062,309(2011est)
  • Density: 54.8per square miles (21.2 km²) Ranked 16th in the US
Elevation: Hawkeye Point

  • Highest point: 1,671 with ft (509m)
  • Mean: 1,100ft (340m)
  • Lowest point: Confluence of Mississippi River and Des Moines River 480 ft (146 m)
Before statehood: Iowa Territory
Admission to Union:December 28, 1846 (29th)
Time zones:

  • Central: UTC -6/-5
Abbreviation: IA US-IA

 


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