St. Donatus, Iowa

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St. Donatus, Iowa
City
Downtown Saint Donatus, Iowa
Location of St. Donatus, Iowa
Coordinates: 42°21′38″N 90°32′20″W / 42.36056°N 90.53889°W / 42.36056; -90.53889Coordinates: 42°21′38″N 90°32′20″W / 42.36056°N 90.53889°W / 42.36056; -90.53889
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Jackson
Area
 • Total 0.4 sq mi (0.9 km2)
 • Land 0.4 sq mi (0.9 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 669 ft (204 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 140
 • Density 383.6/sq mi (148.1/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 19-69960
GNIS feature ID 0460972

St. Donatus is a city of Iowa in the United States.

Name[change | change source]

The city of St. Donatus is named after Saint Donatus of Muenstereifel. It used to be called Tetes de Morts, which is the name of a creek that flows through the town.

Location[change | change source]

The geographic coordinates of St. Donatus are 42°21′38″N 90°32′20″W / 42.36056°N 90.53889°W / 42.36056; -90.53889 (42.360590, -90.538790)[1].

St. Donatus is in Jackson County, Iowa.

Statistics[change | change source]

The United States Census Bureau says that the city's land takes up 0.4 square miles (1.0 km2).

In the year 2000, the census showed that there were 153 people living in St. Donatus. These people lived in 53 households and were from 41 families. The average household earned $39,750 each year.

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