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Agricola, Iowa

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Welcome to Agricola ...

So far, we have found very little information about Agricola. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Agricola to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Agricola, please Contact Us.

Agricola would have been located within present day Mahaska County.

The location of Agricola has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Agricola is 890 feet [271 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Agricola was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The location where Agricola once stood is in the (641) area code.

Communities near Agricola ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Agricola and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Beacon   [Map]   485   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Brooklyn   [Map]   1,391   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Fremont   [Map]   727   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Montezuma   [Map]   1,409   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
New Sharon   [Map]   1,292   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Oskaloosa   [Map]   11,546   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Agricola.

Communities Also Named Agricola ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Agricola - they are located in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Mississippi and Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Agricola.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Agricola. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Agricola. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Agricola.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Agricola:

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Agricola, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Agricola - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Agricola) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Agricola. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4992, Longitude: -92.4752     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Agricola have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Agricola.

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