Winneshiek County, Iowa Basics:

Winneshiek County Iowa - Government Site

Population: 21,061
Area: 690 square miles
County seat: Decorah
Area code(s) in use: 563
Time zone: CST
High school graduate or higher: 92.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.6%
Median household income: $52,827
Persons in poverty: 8.5%
Home ownership rate: 77.7%
Mean travel time to work: 16.6 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Allamakee  Chickasaw  Clayton  Fayette  Fillmore (MN)  Houston (MN)  Howard  

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Map of the Winneshiek County area

Our detail map of Winneshiek County shows the Winneshiek County, Iowa boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Winneshiek County, Iowa

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Bluffton Landing Strip, Decorah Municipal Airport, Jirak Airport, Sutton Landing Strip

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Cold Water Springs State Wildlife Area

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Fort Atkinson Bridge, Gilliece Bridge, Lawrence Bridge, Loman Bridge, Lower Bluffton Bridge, Steyer Bridge, Ten Mile Creek Bridge, Turkey River Bridge, Upper Bluffton Bridge (historical)

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Bily Clocks Museum, Brandt Hall, Calmar Depot, Calmar Fire Department, Calmar Library, Calmar Police Department, Campus House, Castalia Fire Department, Centennial Union, Center for Faith and Life, Decorah City Hall, Decorah Fire Department, Decorah Police Department, Decorah Public Library, Dieseth Hall, Farwell Hall, Fort Atkinson Fire Department, Fort Atkinson Public Library, Franklin W Olin Building, Frankville Fire Department, Gjerset House, Jenson Hall of Music, Koren Building, Korsrud Annex, Korsrud Heating Plant, Larsen Hall, Laura Ingalls Wilder Museum, Loyalty Hall, Main Building, Maintenance Building, Miller Hall, Molineland Museum, Norby House, Northeast Iowa Community College Library, Olson Hall, Orleans Cheese Factory, Ossian Fire Department and Ambulance Service, Ossian Library, Ossian Police Department, Porter House Museum, Preus Library, Regents Center, Ridgeway Fire Department, Ridgeway Town Hall, South Winneshiek Area First Responders Calamar, South Winneshiek Area First Responders Fort Atkinson, South Winneshiek Area First Responders Spillville, Sperati Guest House, Spillville Public Library, Storre Theatre, Sunnyside Building, TOHS Building, Tri-Township Fire Department, Valders Hall of Science, Versterheim Norwegian-American Museum Library, Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum, Winneshiek County Courthouse, Winneshiek County Jail, Winneshiek County Law Library, Winneshiek County Paramedic Services, Winneshiek County Sheriffs Office, Ylvisaker Hall

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Baethke Cemetery, Baker School Cemetery, Barnes Cemetery, Bethany Cemetery, Big Canoe Cemetery, Bloomfield Cemetery, Bluffton Cemetery, Bluffton Village Cemetery, Bohemian National Cemetery, Bruvold Farm Cemetery, Burr Oak Cemetery, C J Jack Farm Cemetery, Calmar Community Cemetery, Canoe Cemetery, Canoe Ridge Lutheran Cemetery, Centennial Cemetery, East Freeport Cemetery, East Glenwood Cemetery, East Madison Cemetery, Eddy Cemetery, Egge Cemetery, Fawcett Farm Cemetery, Ferkindstad Farm Cemetery, First Orleans Lutheran Cemetery, Frankville Village Cemetery, Freeport Cemetery, Fremont Cemetery, Gaul Timber Cemetery, German Methodist Cemetery, Glenwood Cemetery, Haug Cemetery, Hauge Cemetery, Hesper Cemetery, Hesper Lutheran Cemetery, Highland Cemetery, Hillside Cemetery, Kruse Farm Cemetery, Ladwig Farm Cemetery, Lincoln Cemetery, Lutheran Cemetery, Madison Cemetery, Madison Settlement Cemetery, McIntosh Cemetery, Metcalf Cemetery, Methodist Cemetery, Moneek Cemetery, Mount Grove Cemetery, North Washington Prairie Cemetery, Norwegian Methodist Cemetery, Oak Hill Cemetery, Oak Hill Cemetery, Orleans Cemetery, Ossian Community Cemetery, Pagin Cemetery, Phelps Cemetery, Pioneer Cemetery, Pleasant View Cemetery, Pontoppidan Cemetery, Quandahl Cemetery, Ridgeway Cemetery, Roy Schultz Property Cemetery, Russell Cemetery, Ryan Farm Cemetery, Saint Agnes Cemetery, Saint Aloysius Cemetery, Saint Anthonys Cemetery, Saint Benedict Cemetery, Saint Bridgets Cemetery, Saint Clement Cemetery, Saint Francis DeSales Cemetery, Saint John Cemetery, Saint Johns Cemetery, Saint Johns Lutheran Cemetery, Saint Kierans Cemetery, Saint Marys Cemetery, Saint Peters Cemetery, Saint Wenceslaus of Spillville Cemetery, Salveson Cemetery, Seegmiller Cemetery, Seegmiller Cemetery, Smallest Church Cemetery, South Kratz Cemetery, Springfield Cemetery, Springwater Cemetery, Stavanger Cemetery, Stoen Farm Cemetery, Swenson Farm Cemetery, Teslow Farm Cemetery, Union Prairie Cemetery, United Cemetery, Washington Prairie Cemetery, Wilson Cemetery, Young Cemetery

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Burr Oak Census Designated Place

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Big Canoe Church, Burr Oak Lutheran Church, Burr Oak United Methodist Church, Calmar Bible Fellowship, Calmar Community United Methodist Church, Calmar Lutheran Church, Canoe Church, Canoe Ridge Church, Congregational United Church of Christ, Decorah Covenant Church, Decorah Lutheran Church, First Lutheran Church, Frankville Community United Presbyterian Church, Friends Church, Glenwood Church, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Grace Episcopal Church, Grace Fellowship Church, Hauge Church, Hesper Lutheran Church, Highland Church, Kingdom Hall Church, Lutheran Cemetery, Lutheran Chapel of Saint James German (historical), Madison Church, Norwegian Methodist Church, Orleans Church, Our Lady of Seven Dolors Church, Peace Lutheran Church, Saint Agnes Church, Saint Aloysius Catholic Church, Saint Anthony of Padua Church, Saint Benedicts Catholic Church, Saint Bridget Church, Saint Bridgets Catholic Church, Saint Clements Church, Saint Francis De Sales Church, Saint John Church, Saint John Nepomucene Catholic Church, Saint Wenceslaus Catholic Church, Springfield Church, Springwater Church, Stavanger Church, Trinity Lutheran Church, United Methodist Church, Washington Prairie Church, Zion Lutheran Church

  Cliffs     show all on map

Pulpit Rock

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Black Falls

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Fort Atkinson State Preserve

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Aase Haugen Homes, Barthell Eastern Star Nursing Home, Chiropractic Offices, Decorah Chiropractic Center, Decorah Clinic, Decorah Dental Associates Center, Family Chiropractic Clinic, Gunderson Clinic, Gunderson Clinic - Decorah, Gunderson Clinic - Ossian, Gunderson Clinic Oral Surgery, Gunderson Lutheran Podiatry Center, Gunderson Lutheran Vision Center, Oneota Riverview Care Facility, Smith Memorial Hospital, Swella Clinic of Chiropractic, Winneshiek County Hospital

  Lakes     show all on map

Hawks Ponds, Lake Meyer, Walden Pond

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Albertson Farms, Calmar, Camp Kiwanis, Canoe Creek Access Area, Castalia, Centrum Plaza, Chimney Rock Canoe Rental and Campground, Conover (historical), Country View Public Golf Course, Decorah (historical), Decorah City Campground, Fort Atkinson, Jackson Heights Golf Course, Jackson Junction, Locust School, Luther College Observatory, Mestad Spring Access Area, Morgan, Nor-ski Runs, Nordness (historical), North Bear Creek Access Area, Oneota Country Club, Ossian, Ossian Agri Center Elevator, Plymouth Rock, Ridgeway (historical), Silver Springs Golf Club, Silvercrest Country Club, South Bear Creek Access Area, South Winn Golf Course, Trout River Access Area, Trout Run Access Area, Winneshiek County Fairground

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Fort Atkinson (historical)

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Barnhart - Van Peenen Park, Bear Creek Public Access, Black Oak Hollow, Bluffton Fir Stand State Preserve, C Baker County Park, Calmar City Park, Campsite Park, Canoe Creek Wildlife Management Area, Cardinal Marsh State Wildlife Area, Carl Selland Park, Carlson Stadium, Castalia City Park, Chattahoochie County Park, Chimney Rock Park, Chipera Prairie Park, Dunnings Spring Park, Falcon Springs State Wildlife Area, Fort Atkinson City Park, Fort Atkinson Historical Marker, Frankville Park, Freeport Park, Grave of a Napoleonic War Veteran Historical Marker, Ice Cave Hill Park, Kendallville Park, Lake Meyer County Park, Laura Ingalls Wilder Park, Ludwig County Park, Ludwig Reserve, Luther College Tennis Courts, Malanaphy Springs State Preserve, Marilie Educational Forest Reserve Wildlife Area, Mary Christopher Park, Merlin Moe Park, Miller Park, Nordhem Park, Ossian City Park, Palisades Park, Phelps Park, Pine Creek Wildlife Management Area, Ridgeway Roadside Park, Riverside Park, Saint James Lutheran Church State Preserve, Siewers Spring State Park, Silver Springs County Park, Smallest Church Park, South Bear Park, South Pine Wildlife Management Area, Turkey River Area, Twin Springs Park, Will Baker Park, Wold Park, Wulfsberg Tennis Courts

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Bluffton, Burr Oak, Calmar, Canoe, Castalia, Conover, Decorah, Festina, Fort Atkinson, Frankville, Freeport, Hesper, Highlandville, Jackson Junction, Junction (historical), Kendallville, Locust, Moneek, Nasset, Navan, Nordness, Ossian, Ridgeway, Sattre, Spillville, Springwater, Thoten, Twin Springs, Washington Prairie

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Aquilla Grove Post Office (historical), Bluffton Post Office (historical), Burr Oak Post Office (historical), Burr Oak Springs Post Office (historical), Calmar Post Office, Canoe Post Office (historical), Castalia Post Office, Conover Post Office (historical), Cupid Post Office (historical), Decorah Post Office, Eide Post Office (historical), Festina Post Office, Fort Atkinson Post Office, Franklin Prairie Post Office (historical), Frankville Post Office (historical), Freeport Post Office (historical), Hesper Post Office (historical), Highlandville Post Office (historical), Hyde Post Office (historical), Isted Post Office (historical), Jackson Junction Post Office, Jamestown Post Office (historical), Kendallville Post Office (historical), Locust Post Office (historical), Moneek Post Office (historical), Morgan Post Office (historical), Nasset Post Office (historical), Navan Post Office (historical), New Alba Post Office (historical), Nordness Post Office (historical), Orlean Post Office (historical), Ossian Post Office, Plymouth Rock Post Office (historical), Ridgeway Post Office, Sampson Post Office (historical), Sattre Post Office (historical), Spillville Post Office, Springwater Post Office (historical), Thoten Post Office (historical), Trout River Post Office (historical), Washington Prairie Post Office (historical), Willimantic Post Office (historical), Winneshiek Post Office (historical), Woodside Post Office (historical), Woodville Post Office (historical)

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Bouska Log School (historical), Calmar Festina Spillville Catholic School, Carrie Lee Elementary School, Christian Family School, De Sales School, Decorah High School, Decorah Middle School, Frankville School (historical), John Cline Elementary School, Luther College, North Winneshiek Elementary School, North Winneshiek Middle School, Northeast Iowa Community College Calmar Campus, Ridgeway Elementary School, Saint Benedict School, Saint Bridget School, Saint Marys School, Saint Wenceslaus School, South Winneshiek Elementary School, South Winneshiek High School, South Winneshiek Middle School, Turkey Valley Elementary School, Turkey Valley Junior - Senior High School, West Side Elementary School

  Springs     show all on map

Malanaphy Springs, Mestad Spring

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Bear Creek, Bigalks Creek, Bohemian Creek, Brockamp Creek, Burr Oak Creek, Canoe Creek, Cold Water Creek, Coon Creek, Deer Creek, Dry Run, East Pine Creek, Elliott Creek, Fitzgerald Creek, Goddard Creek, Krumm Creek, Martha Creek, North Bear Creek, North Canoe Creek, North Fork Yellow River, Otter Creek, Paint Creek, Pine Creek, Rogers Creek, Silver Creek, Silver Creek, South Bear Creek, South Wonder Creek, Ten Mile Creek, Trout Creek, Trout Creek, Trout River, Trout Run, Upper Branch Yellow Creek, Walnut Creek, Wonder Creek

  Summits     show all on map

Steamboat Rock

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KDEC-AM (Decorah), KLCD-FM (Decorah), KRDI-FM (Decorah), KRDI-FM (Decorah), KWLC-AM (Decorah)

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Ice Cave Hill Trail, Lower Ice Cave Trail, Oneota Drive Recreational Trail, Palisades Park Trail, Prairie Farmer Recreational Trail, Twin Springs Trail, Van Peenen Park Trail,

Winneshiek County, Iowa Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteWinneshiek County White population 20,47120,471  
AsianWinneshiek County Asian population 232231
MixedWinneshiek County Mixed population 168168
American IndianWinneshiek County American Indian population 2121
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderWinneshiek County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

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