Perry, Iowa

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Perry, Iowa
Perry Iowa 20090607 Sign.JPG
Motto(s): 
Make yourself at home!
Location of Perry, Iowa
Location of Perry, Iowa
Coordinates: 41°50′24″N 94°6′0″W / 41.84000°N 94.10000°W / 41.84000; -94.10000Coordinates: 41°50′24″N 94°6′0″W / 41.84000°N 94.10000°W / 41.84000; -94.10000
Country United States
State Iowa
CountyDallas
Area
 • Total4.18 sq mi (10.82 km2)
 • Land4.17 sq mi (10.81 km2)
 • Water0.01 sq mi (0.02 km2)
Elevation
961 ft (293 m)
Population
 • Total7,702
 • Density1,845.7/sq mi (712.6/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
50220
Area code(s)515
FIPS code19-62355
GNIS feature ID0460089

Perry is a city of Iowa in the United States. It is in Dallas County. It is by the North Raccoon River. There were 7,702 people living in Perry at the 2010 census.

Tyson Foods operates a pork plant in Perry.[1][2]

Notable residents[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. Tyson Foods Locations
  2. Greater Des Moines Partnership. "Large Private and Publicly Held Employers, Greater Des Moines" (PDF). Retrieved June 19, 2012.
  3. Longden, Tom. "Famous Iowans Bell, Bill". Des Moines Register. Retrieved 2010-12-31.
  4. "Gertude Mary Cox". MacTutor biography. Retrieved 2010-12-31.
  5. V.T. Hamlin Collection in University of Missouri Special Collections