|Elevation||722 ft (220 m)|
|Time zone||Central (CST) (UTC-6)|
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|GNIS feature ID||455882|
Denmark is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in northeastern Lee County, Iowa, United States. It lies along Iowa Highway 16 north of the city of Fort Madison, the county seat of Lee County. Its elevation is 722 feet (220 m). Although Denmark is unincorporated, it has a post office with the ZIP code of 52624, that opened on April 7, 1846. The community is part of the Fort Madison–Keokuk, IA-MO Micropolitan Statistical Area. As of the 2010 Census the population of Denmark, Iowa was 423.
Denmark was laid out about 1837.
- Frank Leverett, geologist, was born near Denmark.
- Catharine Van Valkenburg Waite, women's suffrage activist, author, and lawyer, lived in Denmark as a child.
- Denmark Congregational United Church of Christ, listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Iowa
- "Denmark, Iowa". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
- Rand McNally, The Road Atlas '08. Chicago: Rand McNally, 2008, p. 39.
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- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Denmark Post Office
- The History of Lee County, Iowa. Western Historical Company. 1879. p. 671.
- 'Iowa Biography,' Benjamin F. Gue, Century History Company: 1903, Biographical Sketch of Frank Leverett, pg. 168-169
- Women building Chicago 1790-1990 : a biographical dictionary. Schultz, Rima Lunin, 1943-, Hast, Adele., Paul Avrich Collection (Library of Congress). Bloomington: Indiana University Press. 2001. ISBN 0253338522. OCLC 44573291.
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