Place:Madison, Iowa, United States

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NameMadison
Alt namesMadisonsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates41.333°N 94.017°W
Located inIowa, United States     (1846 - )
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Madison County is a county located in the U.S. state of Iowa. The population was 15,679 in the 2010 census, an increase from 14,019 in the 2000 census,[1] and it is one of the five counties that make up the Des MoinesWest Des Moines Metropolitan Statistical Area. The county seat is Winterset.

Madison County is famous for being the county where John Wayne was born, and for a number of covered bridges. These bridges were featured in the 1992 book and 1995 movie The Bridges of Madison County.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1846 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1849 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1850 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1850 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1850 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1852 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1852 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1880 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1850 1,179
1860 7,339
1870 13,884
1880 17,224
1890 15,977
1900 17,710
1910 15,621
1920 15,020
1930 14,331
1940 14,525
1950 13,131
1960 12,295
1970 11,558
1980 12,597
1990 12,483

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External links

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