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Des Moines County, Iowa


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Statistics & Facts

The Iowa state capital is Des Moines.
The population of Middletown is approximately 535 (2000), 318 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 162 (1990), 127 (2010).
The amount of land area in Middletown is 0.987 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Middletown is 0.6 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Middletown to Washington DC is 793 miles.
The distance to the Iowa state capital is 135 miles. (as the crow flies)
Middletown is positioned 40.82 degrees north of the equator and 91.26 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Middletown median income is $ 37,083 (2000).
The Middletown median home price is $ 65,000 (2000).


in southeastern Iowa. It is about 60 miles south of Iowa City. Nearby communities include Danville, West Burlington, Burlington, New London, Gulf Port, IL, Mediapolis, Dallas City, IL and Fort Madison.

Here is a map page for Middletown.
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History & History Related Items

Middletown was one of the first towns in the county with the first settler being Josiah I. Smith from Ohio. He had laid out the lots in the beginning. The name was proposed by John Sharp.

Here is a history page for Middletown.
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September Fest
held each September with fun for the whole family.
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Middletown City Government

City of Middletown

City Hall
120 Mechanic St.
P.O. Box 100
Middletown Iowa 52638
Phone: 319-752-8340
Fax: 319-392-4899
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The population of Middletown was:
1990 - 386
2000 - 535
The 1990 and 2000 figures are from US Census data

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