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Welcome to the City of Maquoketa (pronounced Ma-coke-eta), Iowa. We are excited to welcome you to our charming, eastern Iowa community of more than 6,100 One of a Kind residents. While Maquoketa may be small in size, we boast a growing base of industries and opportunity. In the past decade, Maquoketa has welcomed the state-of-the-art Ohnward Fine Arts Center, the Hurstville Interpretive Center, a family YMCA, a $1.5 million Clinton Community College Maquoketa Center and the Clinton Engines Museum.

The community has also invested in the addition of new trailways, a stellar community school district and modern medical services anchored by the Jackson County Regional Health Center. The quality of life discovered in Maquoketa is truly One of a Kind. There has never been a better time to call this beautiful Midwestern town home.

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Discover Maquoketa

We’ve compiled a useful guide to resources such as civic organization, city government as well as information regarding the school district, the public library, the Maquoketa Police Department and more. Click the link below to explore more Maquoketa resources.

Discover Maquoketa

Work in Maquoketa

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We understand an important factor in relocating to Maquoketa is ample opportunities for employment and career advancement. Click the link below or contact us today for more details on how we can assist you in your job search.

Total Population for Iowa and Its Counties

County 1950 1960 1970 1980 1990 2000
State of Iowa 2,621,073 2,757,537 2,825,368 2,913,808 2,776,831 2,926,324
Jackson 18,622 20,754 20,839 22,503 19,950 20,296

County 2020 2030
State of Iowa 3,157,890 3,322,010
Jackson 21,311 22,163

Maquoketa Statistics

Maquoketa Statistics in PDF format

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