Jackson County is one of the liveliest and most artistic places in Iowa! Located on the eastern edge of Iowa, Jackson County is home to many great outdoor areas, including parks, waterways, campgrounds, and more! The county also has a lively arts scene, which can be seen through its many galleries, music venues, and theatres. The over 21 crowd will love the thriving nightlife scene in the cities of Jackson County. The county was officially formed on December 21, 1837 and was named after President Andrew Jackson. The total population of Jackson County is 19,444, including a veteran population of 1,653.
Even if you aren’t an artist, you will enjoy all of the artistic hotspots in Jackson County. Home to several great art galleries, you won’t have a hard time finding a magnificent piece for your home! Some of the galleries include the Old City Hall Art Gallery and the Maquoketa Art Experience. If you are an artist looking for the perfect place to hone your skills, then be sure to check out the Ohnward Fine Arts Center. See great music of all different genres at one of the many music venues, which include Codfish Hollow Barnstormers and the Off Shore Bar & Grill.
If you are the outdoorsy type, then you will appreciate all the opportunities for outdoor activities in Jackson County. Visit the Walnut Acres Campground for the perfect place to spend a weekend camping trip with friends and family. Walnut Acres Campground has all the amenities you need for a fun camping trip. Try something new at Crystal Lake Cave and go exploring in this amazing rock formation. Crystal Lake itself is an excellent place for fishing, boating, swimming, and much more!
No matter if you are looking for a place to dance or a quiet place to enjoy a few drinks you will find them in Jackson County. The county is home to many different clubs, each playing different music. Jackson County is also home to many great bars, all offering daily specials as well as great events, including live music. For beautiful views and some of the best tasting wines in the country, be sure to visit one of the wineries in Jackson County.
The Jackson County Office of Veterans Affairs is an excellent resource for veterans and active duty military living in Jackson County. The median housing cost of the county is $110,500, and the median household income is $47,004.
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Post 3633 O Connor-Regenwether Post
208 E Apple Street
Maquoketa, IA 52060-2341
Phone: (563) 357-0939
Meeting Location & Time
1102 E Platt St
Maquoketa, IA 52060-2533
7:00 PM 3rd Wednesday
Quartermaster: Robert Laughlin
Commander: Rodger Schnoor
Maximum VA Appraisal Fees Allowable in Jackson County
Single Family: $425
2-4 Units: $500
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