Welcome to the Iowa information page! Discover Iowa by browsing this page for interesting pieces of Iowa trivia, history, state facts and scenic road trip ideas. If you are planning to move to the great state of Iowa or are just thinking about it, download the Allstate Moving Checklist and Household Inventory Record to help you stay on track.
The state of Iowa encompasses 56,272 square miles and is ranked 26th in the nation's total area. It was the 29th state to enter the union on December 28, 1846. Iowa was named after the Ioway people, a Siouan tribe of Native Americans that formerly lived there.
- Strawberry Point is the home of the world's largest strawberry.
- Spirit Lake is the largest glacier-made lake in the state.
- Imes Bridge is the oldest of Madison County's six bridges.
- Quaker Oats, in Cedar Rapids, is the largest cereal company in the world.
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Browse through the Iowa Motor Vehicle Division website and prepare yourself with important information such as requirements for obtaining your Iowa driver's license and vehicle registration information.
Things to Consider Before Moving
The First Step When Moving
Contact your Allstate agent or call 1-800-ALLSTATE (1-800-255-7828).
Will I need to change my insurance coverage? Should I buy or rent my new place? What can I afford? Relax! We'll help you sort through your options
Moving Tools and Tips
There's a lot to keep track of when you move. Our checklists
will help you so moving will be a breeze.
Always check out the moving company's
registration number, references and complaint history at Relocation.com
. This is important, even if your move is within Iowa.
Need an Insurance Policy in Iowa?
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right in your neighborhood or call 1-866-621-6900
to get a quote over the phone.
Some suggested scenic road trips.
Preview upcoming events, historic sites and museums. Find transportation information along with state maps at the Iowa State Tourism site.
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