Iowa gained its current status as a state in the year 1846. The government of Iowa is lead by Terry Branstad and is based in the state capital of Des Moines (Population: 203,433).
The most populous cities in Iowa are: Des Moines (Population: 203,433), Cedar Rapids (Population: 126,326), Davenport (Population: 99,685), Sioux City (Population: 82,684), Waterloo (Population: 68,406).
Iowa State - Quick Facts
|Year of Establishment||1846|
|Capital||Des Moines (Population: 203,433)|
|Head of Government||Terry Branstad|
|Total Area||145,752 sq km (56,275 sq miles)|
|Population Density||20.9 sq km (54.1 sq miles)|