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Iowa Profile

Although it is sometimes called the "Corn State," Iowa really is a breadbasket for the U.S., with 90 percent of its land devoted to farming. The main products are corn and hogs. Named for the Iowa River, which was named for the Iowa, or Ioway, Indians, Iowa joined the Union in 1846 as the 29th state. The wild rose is the state flower and the capital is Des Moines. ...Read more here: Iowa - The Corn State

Capital City:
Des Moines
Nickname:
Hawkeye State / Corn State
Motto:
Our liberties we prize and our rights we will maintain.
Statehood:
December 28, 1846 (29th)
Origin of State's Name:
From the Dakota Indian word "Ayuhwa," meaning "sleepy ones," referring to a tribe living in that area
Largest Cities:
Des Moines, Cedar Rapids, Davenport, Sioux City, Waterloo
Border States:
Illinois, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, South Dakota, Wisconsin
Land Area:
55,875 sq. mi.; 23rdlargest
State Bird:
Eastern Goldfinch
State Flower:
Wild Prairie Rose (rosa pratincola)
State Tree:
Oak (quercus)
State Song:
The Song of Iowa

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Iowa Schools

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Elementary Schools

Panorama Elementary
(641) 755-2021
401 Panther Drive
Panora, IA 50216
Ramsay Elementary School
(641) 444-4300
503 4th St Ne
Belmond, IA 50421

Middle Schools

Cam Middle School
(712) 779-2212
207 E. 6th Street
Massena, IA 50853
Okoboji Middle School
(712) 332-5641
10 Broadway
Arnolds Park, IA 51331

High Schools

Appanoose County Alternative High School
(641) 856-0890
400 E. Green Street
Centerville, IA 52544
Davis County Community High School
(641) 664-2200
106 N East St
Bloomfield, IA 52537

Sex Offender Information for Iowa

For most citizens, the easiest method to obtain accurate and timely sex offender information for their local area is to visit their state sex offender registry website. States are required to provide this information for free. You do not need to pay for this information.

In Iowa, the registered sex offenders can be found at http://www.iowasexoffender.com/. Please be sure to read all the disclaimers provided by the state.

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