Iowa County, Wisconsin

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Iowa County, Wisconsin
Iowa County Courthouse.jpg
Iowa County Courthouse in March 2013
Map of Wisconsin highlighting Iowa County
Location in the U.S. state of Wisconsin
Map of the United States highlighting Wisconsin
Wisconsin's location in the U.S.
Founded 1830
Named for Iowa people
Seat Dodgeville
Largest city Dodgeville
Area
 • Total 768 sq mi (1,989 km2)
 • Land 763 sq mi (1,976 km2)
 • Water 5.4 sq mi (14 km2), 0.7%
Population
 • (2010) 23,687
 • Density 31/sq mi (12/km2)
Congressional district 2nd
Time zone Central: UTC−6/−5
Website www.iowacounty.org

Iowa County is a county in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. As of 2000, 22,780 people lived there. Its county seat is Dodgeville.[1] It is also the largest city in the county.

Iowa County is part of the Madison Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Geography[change | change source]

Historical populations
Census Pop.
1900 23,114
1910 22,497 −2.7%
1920 21,504 −4.4%
1930 20,039 −6.8%
1940 20,595 2.8%
1950 19,610 −4.8%
1960 19,631 0.1%
1970 19,306 −1.7%
1980 19,802 2.6%
1990 20,150 1.8%
2000 22,780 13.1%
2010 23,687 4.0%
WI Counties 1900-1990

The county has a total area of 768 square miles (1,989.1 km2). Of this, 763 square miles (1,976.2 km2) is land and 5 square miles (12.9 km2) (0.70%) is water.


Cities, villages, and towns[change | change source]

Iowa County Department of Transportation building in Dodgeville

Unincorporated communities[change | change source]

Ghost towns[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 

Other websites[change | change source]

Coordinates: 43°00′N 90°08′W / 43.00°N 90.13°W / 43.00; -90.13