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Amana Colonies

The Amana Colonies are located within 20 miles of Cedar Rapids and Iowa City.  The seven colonies are located just north of interstate I-80 and US Highway 6 and west of I-380 on Highway 151.

The Amana Colonies have been a landmark on the Iowa prairie for over 150 years.  The name Amana means "remain faithful."  They have remained faithful to their communal culture.  Historical buildings have been preseved.  The Amana Church remains active.  The traditions of quality products are alive in the Colonies.

Amana is home to Whirlpool Corporation, formerly known as Maytag/Amana Refrigeration.

Amana Colonies Website
Clear Creek Amana School District
Iowa County Website

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