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Climate: Iowa, like most of the Midwest, has a humid continental climate throughout the state with extremes of both heat and cold. The average annual temperature at Des Moines is 10 °C; for some locations in the north the figure is under 7 °C, while Keokuk, on the Mississippi River, averages 11 °C. Winters are brisk and snowfall is common.
Language: English is the most common language used in Iowa, used by 94% of the population. William Labov and colleagues, in the monumental Atlas of North American English found that the English spoken in Iowa divides into two large linguistic regions.
Currency:

The US Dollar (USD) is the unit of currency and is divided into 100 cents.

Visas:

http://www.united-states.visahq.com

Population:

As of 2008, Iowa has an estimated population of 3,002,555, which is an increase of about 19,000 people or 0.6%, from the prior year and an increase of 76,000 or 2.6%, since the year 2000. This is the first time the state has topped the three million mark in population.

Capital City:

Iowa City was the capitol when Iowa became a state in 1846. It was moved to Des Moines in 1857.

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