Algona is the county seat of Kossuth county in Northern Iowa. It sits at the junction of Highway 18 and Highway 169. It is about 50 miles from Fort Dodge to the south and Mason City to the east. Algona offers golf courses, lush city parks and recreation/wildlife areas nearby. Also in town is the The Camp Algona POW Museum, to remember a German prisoner camp that was there during World War II.

POPULATION (2010 census): 5,560

ZIP CODE: 50511

City of Algona

Kossuth County