Irving, Iowa

Irving is an unincorporated community in Benton County, in the U.S. state of Iowa.[1]

Irving, Iowa
Irving, Iowa is located in Iowa
Irving, Iowa
Irving, Iowa
Coordinates: 41°56′54″N 92°17′43″W / 41.94833°N 92.29528°W / 41.94833; -92.29528Coordinates: 41°56′54″N 92°17′43″W / 41.94833°N 92.29528°W / 41.94833; -92.29528
CountryUnited States
StateIowa
CountyBenton
Elevation
856 ft (261 m)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s)319
GNIS feature ID457854[1]

HistoryEdit

The community was named in the 1850s for author Washington Irving.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Irving, Iowa
  2. ^ 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. 87.