Calmar, Iowa

Calmar Iowa Lutheran ChurchCalmar, Iowa is a small, but vibrant, town in Northeast Iowa’s Winneshiek County.

Calmar was founded by Norwegians, but named by Swedish-born Alfred Clark after Kalmar Sound on the southeast coast of Sweden. Kalmar was also Clark’s home town.

Calmar eventually became a major railroad hub of the Milwaukee Road between Marquette and Mason City. The Calmar Train Depot is now a tourist attraction.

Calmar Relocation Guide

Please enjoy the following resources as you plan your move to Calmar:
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Utility Companies

Garbage Removal/Recycling

  • Sharp’s Trucking: (563) 382-4497

Phone/Internet/TV (are all these valid?)




Photo courtesy of: Redeemer Lutheran Church