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Oskaloosa is a city in Mahaska County.
It is the county seat.
The community was named after the wife of Chief Osceola.
The latitude of Oskaloosa is 41.296N. The longitude is -92.644W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 840 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 11,037.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Oskaloosa demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Mahaska County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 52577 ZIP code.
21% of Oskaloosa residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Oskaloosa ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Oskaloosa was $18,721, compared with $21,587 nationally.
19% of Oskaloosa residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.
Historic districts in Oskaloosa include Oskaloosa City Square Commercial Historic District ... View historic districts
Median rent in Oskaloosa, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $357. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $622.
Libraries in Oskaloosa include Oskaloosa Public Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Oskaloosa include Oskaloosa Herald
Mahaska County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Oskaloosa political report.
The average commute time for Oskaloosa workers is 17 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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