Independence is a city in, and the county seat of, , United States. The population was 6,064 in the 2020 census, an increase from 6,014 in 2000.

Notable Places in the Area

The Independence State Hospital was built in 1873 as the second asylum in the state of . Photo: kc7fys, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

is a small unincorporated community in , , United States, northwest of Independence. is situated 4 miles northwest of Independence.


42.4686° or 42° 28' 7" north
-91.8893° or 91° 53' 21.6" west
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935 feet (285 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 151407408
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: Independence, Iowa
  • Arabic: إنديبيندينس (آيوا)
  • Arabic: إنديبيندينس
  • Basque: Independence
  • Catalan: Independence, Iowa
  • Catalan: Independence
  • Cebuano: Independence (kapital sa kondado sa Estados Unidos, Iowa)
  • Cebuano: Independence
  • Chechen: Индепенденс (Айова)
  • Chechen: Индепенденс
  • Chinese: Independence
  • Chinese: 独立城
  • Danish: Independence
  • Dutch: Independence
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: انديبيندينس
  • English: Independence, Iowa
  • French: Independence
  • German: Independence
  • Haitian; Haitian Creole: Independence, Iowa
  • Hebrew: אינדיפנדנס
  • Hungarian: Independence
  • Ido: Independence, Iowa
  • Italian: Independence (Iowa)
  • Japanese: インディペンデンス
  • Kazakh: Индэпенденс
  • Kirghiz: Индэпенденс
  • Malagasy: Independence, Iowa
  • Min Nan Chinese: Independence
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Independence
  • Persian: ایندپندنس، آیووا
  • Persian: ایندیپندنس، آیووا
  • Polish: Independence
  • Portuguese: Independence
  • Russian: Индепенденс
  • Serbian: Independence, Iowa
  • Serbian: Индепенденс
  • Serbo-Croatian: Independence, Iowa
  • South Azerbaijani: ایندیپندنس، آیووا
  • Spanish: Independence
  • Swedish: Independence, Iowa
  • Tatar: Индепенденс (Айова)
  • Tatar: Индепенденс
  • Turkish: Independence, Iowa
  • Turkish: Independence
  • Ukrainian: Індепенденс (Айова)
  • Urdu: انڈیپینڈینس، آئیووا
  • Uzbek: Independence
  • Vietnamese: Independence, Iowa
  • Volapük: Independence
  • Waray (Philippines): Independence, Iowa
  • Welsh: Independence, Iowa
  • Індепенденс

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