Jefferson County, Iowa

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Jefferson County is a county in the U.S. state of Iowa. As of the 2010 census, the population was 16,843.[1] The county seat is Fairfield.[2] The county was founded in January 1839, and was named after U.S. President Thomas Jefferson.[3][4]

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  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 12 July 2011. Retrieved 18 July 2014. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 31 May 2011. Retrieved 7 June 2011. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  3. Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. Govt. Print. Off. p. 168.
  4. Jefferson County Archived 10 October 2007 at the Wayback Machine