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Garden Grove is a city in Decatur County, Iowa, United States. The population was 250 at the 2000 census. On April 23, 1846, emigrants affiliated with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints established a semi-permanent settlement, which they named Garden Grove. The name comes from a pioneer tradition in which one party of travelers would plant a garden that a following party could harvest. They enclosed and planted 715 acres and founded a village to support and supply future companies of pioneers. On average, about 600 Latter-day Saints resided in Garden Grove. By 1852, the Mormon settlers had moved on to Utah, selling the property and improvements to other American frontiersmen. Garden Grove is a site on the Mormon Pioneer National Historic Trail. A marker just west of town, o... (from wikipedia)

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Decatur County518 Population (as of 2000)
Iowa State406 Population (current)
60.1 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.0 Square Miles of Water$27,100 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$27,500 Average House Income (as of 2000)

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2 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$0 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
0 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$0 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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