Pittsburg, Van Buren County, Iowa

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Pittsburg, Iowa
Unincorporated community
Pittsburg, Iowa is located in Iowa
Pittsburg, Iowa
Pittsburg, Iowa
Location within the state of Iowa
Coordinates: 40°44′47″N 91°59′31″W / 40.74639°N 91.99194°W / 40.74639; -91.99194Coordinates: 40°44′47″N 91°59′31″W / 40.74639°N 91.99194°W / 40.74639; -91.99194
Country United States
State Iowa
County Van Buren
Elevation 587 ft (179 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 52565
Area code(s) 319
GNIS feature ID 460198

Pittsburg is an unincorporated community in Van Buren County, Iowa, United States. It is located at 40.75639ºN and 91.99167ºW.

History[edit]

Pittsburg was laid out in 1839, and it was originally known as Rising Sun.[1] It was named from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Geography[edit]

Pittsburg is located at 40°44′47″N 91°59′31″W / 40.74639°N 91.99194°W / 40.74639; -91.99194 (40.75639, -91.99167).[2]

Notable people[edit]

Phil Stong was born in Pittsburg on Jan 27, 1899.

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