Green Mountain, Iowa

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Green Mountain, Iowa
unincorporated community
Green Mountain, Iowa is located in Iowa
Green Mountain, Iowa
Green Mountain, Iowa
Green Mountain, Iowa
Coordinates: 42°06′06″N 92°49′14″W / 42.10167°N 92.82056°W / 42.10167; -92.82056
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Marshall
Established 1883
Elevation 991 ft (302 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 50632
Area code(s) 641

Green Mountain is a rural unincorporated community in Marshall County, Iowa, United States. It is located in Marion Township.

History[edit]

The town of Green Mountain was established in 1883.[1]

Green Mountain, Iowa was the site of the Green Mountain train wreck. The wreck is known as the worst ever in Iowa history, as 52 people were killed in the accident on March 21, 1910.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Battin, William (1912). Past and Present of Marshall County, Iowa, Volume 1. Brookhaven Press. p. 174. 

Coordinates: 42°06′06″N 92°49′14″W / 42.10167°N 92.82056°W / 42.10167; -92.82056