Iowa County, Ia

Iowa County Court House

Iowa County Court House

Marengo, Iowa is the county seat of Iowa County. The dedication ceremony for the above pictured court house was in December of 1893. The total cost of the building was reported to be $57,608. Of course there have been numerous updates to the present building that is pictured above, most at a cost far greater than the original building cost. But what hasn’t gone up in price?

Interstate 80 runs through the heart of Iowa County, Ia and provides a fast route for interstate commerce. Many of Iowa Counties residents take advantage of the low cost of living and the convenient close proximity to Iowa City and Cedar Rapids. It is a short 30 minute drive to either city.

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