Black Hawk County, Iowa

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Black Hawk County is a county in the northeastern part of U.S. state of Iowa. As of the 2010 census, the population was 131,090,[1] making it Iowa's fourth-most populous county. The county seat is Waterloo.[2] The county was founded on February 17, 1843 and named after Black Hawk, a Sauk leader during the 1832 Black Hawk War.[3]

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  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved July 13, 2014.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 2011-05-31. Retrieved 2011-06-07.
  3. Archived October 13, 2007, at the Wayback Machine