Iowa. One of the states of the United States of America, located in the Central-West Region of the country. 92% of the state’s population is white, and the largest ethnic group in Iowa is Germans, who make up 35.7% of the state’s population.
Its main sources of income are manufacturing, agriculture and tourism. It is the largest producer of soy and ethanol in the United States, and has the largest pig herd in the country. The name of the state comes from the Native American People Iowa who inhabited the region. The first Europeans to explore the region that currently constitutes the U.S. State of Iowa were the French Louis Jolliet and Jacques Marquette in 1673, who described the region as green and fertile. The first white settlers settled in the region in June 1833. On December 28, 1846, Iowa became the 29th state of the Union.
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