"Maquoketa, Jackson County, Iowa" Maquoketa by Stephen-KarenConn

Maquoketa Travel Guide: 3 reviews and 5 photos

Maquoketa, a town of about 6100 residents in eastern Iowa, is the county seat of Jackson County. It sits at the junction of US Highway 61 and Iowa Highway 64. Maquoketa is 35 miles North of Interstate 80 and the Quad Cities, 30 miles South of Dubuque, 50 miles East of Cedar Rapids and 180 miles West of Chicago.

Maquoketa has been incorporated since 1853. The historic Hurstville Lime Kilns are located just north of the city and the Maquoketa Caves State Park is nearby.

  • Last visit to Maquoketa: Aug 2006
  • Intro Updated Jan 15, 2007
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  • freddie18's Profile Photo
    Jul 1, 2007 at 4:52 PM

    A truly unique name but seems an interesting place. Would like to learn more about this small town.

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