History and Genealogy of Van Buren County, Iowa

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County Information

County Seat: Keosauqua
Year Organized: 1836
Square Miles: 485

Named for President Martin Van Buren

Courthouse: P.O. Box 475
County Courthouse
Keosauqua, IA 52565-0475
Phone: (319) 293-3129

This is the oldest continuously operational courthouse in the state of Iowa, and second oldest in the United States

Van Buren County is a rural area; it contains no stop lights and no fast food chains
(source: wikipedia.org, 2/2007)



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22 Apr 2018: News Articles: Mining - State Mine Inspector Report - Van Buren County

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