Iowa State Facts

  • State Flag: iowa
  • State Capital: Des Moines
  • Largest City: Des Moines
  • Abbreviation: IA
  • Counties: Iowa Counties
  • Towns & Cities: Towns and Cities in Iowa
  • Constitution: 29th State
  • NickName: The Hawkeye State
  • State Flower: wild rose
  • State Tree: White & Red Oak
  • State Bird: American Goldfinch
  • State Song: "The song of Iowa"
  • Land Area: 55,965 sq. mi.; 25 th
  • Highest Point: High Point; 1670 feet
  • Lowest Point: Junction of Mississippi & Des Moines rivers; 480 feet
  • Border States: Minnesota (N), Wisconsin (NE), Illinois (E/SE), Missouri (S), Nebraska (W), South Dakota (NW)

Last updated on April 21, 2021