City Names in Iowa That Exist in Other States
Ever wonder about cities whose names exist in multiple states? I can think of a few from Iowa right off the bat.
We live here, in Iowa. There is also a Cedar Rapids in Nebraska and Wisconsin.
According to a Wikipedia entry, besides the one in Iowa, Marion is also a city in Wisconsin, Missouri, Michigan, Nebraska, Kansas, Ohio, New York, Utah, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Oregon and nine other states.
In fact, as of 2012, Marion is listed as one of the most common city names in the country based on postal records, along with Washington, which is not only a town in Iowa but 23 other states as well, including Nebraska, Kansas, Michigan, Illinois and Indiana.
Clinton is also an Iowa town that ranks as one of the nation's most common, found in 26 total states.
Hiawatha is a city in Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Colorado, Oklahoma, Utah and West Virginia.
There is a Brooklyn in Iowa and New York.
Bronson is a small town in western Iowa. There are also Bronsons in Michigan, Minnesota, Kansas and Florida, as I found through a quick Google search.