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Missouri Valley
Harrison County, Iowa

ZipCodes
51555

Motto
"Welcome home to the future"



Page Contents for Missouri Valley, Iowa

Statistics & Facts

Location

City Attractions

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Community events.

Schools.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The Iowa state capital is Des Moines.
The population of Missouri Valley is approximately 2,888 (1990), 2838 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 1,232 (1990), 1160 (2010).
The amount of land area in Missouri Valley is 5.858 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Missouri Valley to Washington DC is 1052 miles.
The distance to the Iowa state capital is 120 miles. (as the crow flies)
Missouri Valley is positioned 41.55 degrees north of the equator and 95.89 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Missouri Valley average annual rainfall is 29.9 inches per year
Missouri Valley average temperature is (winter) 21.8, (summer) 72.7 degrees F.

Location

22 miles north of Omaha, Nebraska and Council Bluffs, Iowa
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Attractions

Harrison County Historical Village and Welcome Center
Three and one-half miles north of Missouri Valley on Hwy. 30
Missouri Valley, Iowa
Phone: 712-642-2114
Open: 9-5 Mon.-Sat., noon-5 Sun., mid-Apr. to mid-Nov. Welcome Center: Open year-round.

De Soto National Wildlife Refuge
Hwy. 30 along Missouri River
Missouri Valley, Iowa
Phone: 712-642-2772
Hours: Visitors Center/Museum: 9-4:30 daily except holidays. Refuge: Daylight hours only.

Western Skies Scenic Byway (West End)
Missouri Valley, Iowa
Take the road less traveled the Western Skies Scenic Byway. While others are merely making time on Interstate 80, you'll be making tracks along Highway 44 a scenic alternative. Follow signs from Missouri Valley to and through Woodbine, Harlan, Elk Horn/Kimballton, Guthrie Center, Panora and Stuart.
Loess Hills, Steamboat Bertrand, Union Pacific Railroad for trainwatchers, White House Bed and Breakfast, Harrison County Historical Musuem, Missouri River, Apple Orchard Inn Bed & Breakfast, Religious Museum, 165 businesses, 16 churches, 5 schools.

Missouri Valley is working hard to attract new manufacturing business to Missouri Valley, as well as any other business. The city has built a "Spec Building" to attract business, 17 miles to Omaha and Council Bluffs by interstate, Has access to 2 railroads, interstate runs through the city, also federal hwy #30. 9 miles from Missouri River, and 11 miles from Blair NE. Excellent spot for new business. Rapidly growing city.
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Missouri Valley City Government

Missouri Valley Police Department official website

Missouri Valley Chamber

The Missouri Valley on-line website - from the Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 130
400 E. Erie St.
Missouri Valley, IA 51555-1645
Phone: (712) 642-2553
Email: ChamberMV@aol.com

Missouri Valley Community Events

Community Events in Missouri Valley

Missouri Valley Organizations

The Missouri Valley on-line website - from the Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 130
400 E. Erie St.
Missouri Valley, IA 51555-1645
Phone: (712) 642-2553
Email: ChamberMV@aol.com

Missouri Valley Schools

Missouri Valley Community Schools

Missouri Valley High School, home of the "Big Reds"

Missouri Valley

Miscellany

Average annual snowfall in Missouri Valley is 33.2

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