Moneta, Iowa

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Moneta, Iowa
Moneta, Iowa is located in Iowa
Moneta, Iowa
Moneta, Iowa
Coordinates: 43°07′45″N 95°23′26″W / 43.12917°N 95.39056°W / 43.12917; -95.39056Coordinates: 43°07′45″N 95°23′26″W / 43.12917°N 95.39056°W / 43.12917; -95.39056
CountryUnited States
StateIowa
CountyO'Brien
Elevation
1,447 ft (441 m)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s)712
GNIS feature ID459169[1]

Moneta is an unincorporated community in O'Brien County, Iowa, in the United States.

History[edit]

Moneta was platted in 1901.[2] The name Moneta is supposed to be a poetic form for the island of Anglesey.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Gaza". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ Past and Present of O'Brien and Osceola Counties, Iowa, Volume 1. B. F. Bowen. 1914. p. 419.
  3. ^ Chicago and North Western Railway Company (1908). A History of the Origin of the Place Names Connected with the Chicago & North Western and Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railways. p. 104.