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  1. Construction to Begin on Wayland Road (W55) Shoulders

    The Washington Co. Engineer’s Office has contracted Bargen, Inc. of Mountain Lake, MN to complete work on the paved shoulders of Wayland Road (W55) from Coppock Road (W47) south to 320th (Co. Rd G62). Follow link below for Official Press Release. Read on...
  2. COVID Update As Of June 15, 2021

  3. Washington County Homebuyer Assistance Program 2021

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    Washington County


    Washington County was originally organized and established in 1839 as Slaughter County; however, residents soon changed the name to Washington County in honor of George Washington.

    Washington County covers 556.75 square miles and is located in Southeast Iowa - the richest area of America's agricultural region. As of the 2010 census, the population was 21,704. The nine incorporated cities in the county are Ainsworth, Brighton, Coppock, Crawfordsville, Kalona, Riverside, Washington, Wellman, and West Chester.