Teeds Grove, Iowa

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Teeds Grove, Iowa
Teeds Grove, Iowa is located in Iowa
Teeds Grove, Iowa
Teeds Grove, Iowa
Location within the state of Iowa
Coordinates: 42°0′42″N 90°14′51″W / 42.01167°N 90.24750°W / 42.01167; -90.24750Coordinates: 42°0′42″N 90°14′51″W / 42.01167°N 90.24750°W / 42.01167; -90.24750
CountryUnited States
692 ft (211 m)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
Area code(s)563
GNIS feature ID462186[1]

Teeds Grove is an unincorporated community in northeastern Clinton County, Iowa, United States. It lies at the intersection of Clinton County Routes E44 and Z50,[2] north of the city of Clinton, the county seat of Clinton County.[3] Its elevation is 692 feet (211 m).[1]

Teeds Grove (formerly Teed's Grove, with the apostrophe s) was named after the first settler of Elk River Township.[4]

Teeds Grove's post office has a complicated history. Established on 6 January 1873, its name was changed to Teeds on 21 June 1883 and changed back to Teeds Grove on 8 July 1904. The post office was ultimately discontinued on 2 July 1965, when it was attached to the Clinton post office.[5] Although its post office is gone, Teeds Grove retains its own ZIP Code, 52771.[6]


  1. ^ a b "Teeds Grove, Iowa". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ "Highway and Transportation Map of Clinton County, Iowa" (PDF). Iowa Department of Transportation. 2008-01-01. Retrieved 2009-06-29.
  3. ^ Rand McNally. The Road Atlas '08. Chicago: Rand McNally, 2008, p. 39.
  4. ^ Wolfe, Patrick B. (1911). Wolfe's History of Clinton County, Iowa, Volume 1. B. F. Bowen. p. 251.
  5. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Teeds Grove Post Office
  6. ^ Zip Code Lookup