Peosta trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Peosta

Trip Planner USA  /  Iowa  /  Peosta
(4.4/5 based on 10+ reviews for 1 attraction)
Things to do: parks
Peosta is a city in Dubuque County, Iowa, United States, and an exurb of the city of Dubuque. It is part of the Dubuque, Iowa Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 1,377 in the 2010 census, an increase of 111.5% from 651 in the 2000 census. Peosta experienced a 70% increase in population (estimated) from 2000 to 2007, making it the state's 10th-fastest growing city during that period. Peosta is currently the seventh-largest city in Dubuque County, but it will likely soon pass Farley (pop. 1,537) and Epworth (pop. 1,860) to become the fifth-largest. The community is home to a large industrial park, the largest campus of Northeast Iowa Community College, and a handful of new commercial businesses. However, the city is increasingly becoming a bedroom community, much like nearby Asbury, made up of spacious new subdivisions.HistoryPeosta is named after the leader of a local Native American tribe that once lived in Dubuque County. Chief Peosta, of the Mesquakie tribe, was a close friend of Julien Dubuque, one of the first European settlers in the area. Dubuque was also the founder of the City of Dubuque, Iowa, and was allegedly married to Chief Peosta's daughter, who was reportedly named "Potosa".
Use our United States tour planner to arrange your visit to Peosta and any other destinations in United States that take your fancy.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Peosta

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Peosta

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Peosta:
Historic sites, breweries, nightlife
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Zoos & aquariums, sightseeing, parks
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Museums, sightseeing, casinos
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Museums, historic sites, fun & games
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, historic sites, nature
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Iowa

3 days in Ephraim & Cedar Rapids BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Cedar Rapids & Gills Rock BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Iowa BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, culture, outdoors, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Okoboji BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, kids, popular PREFERENCES: June, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 29 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Iowa BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Iowa City BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, relaxing, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Decorah & Vero Beach BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Des Moines, Omaha & Kearney BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, kids, museums, popular PREFERENCES: June, kids, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in West Des Moines BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Iowa BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 33 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES July, teens, kids, popular PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News