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Iowa is in Calcasieu Parish, in the Lake Charles metro area.

The community was named for the state

The latitude of Iowa is 30.236N. The longitude is -93.013W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 20 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 2,628.


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Median household income
Local
$31,581
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Iowa demographic reports
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 12. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 4.5 per 1,000 people.
Local festivals include:
  • Rabbit Festival - March 16-18, 2007
Dates often change. Check Iowa web sites and events links in the sections below.

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Iowa demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Calcasieu Parish economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Lake Charles area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 70647 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

6% of Iowa residents report German ancestry, and 5% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Iowa ancestry & family history guide.

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Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Iowa was $14,652, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

11% of Iowa residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Iowa, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $339.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $706.


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Libraries in Iowa include Iowa Branch ... View libraries

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Politics

Calcasieu Parish supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Iowa political report.

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The average commute time for Iowa workers is 21 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Hotels in Iowa include Howard Johnson Express Inn.

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