Coon Rapids is a city located in Carroll County, Iowa. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 1,305. In September, 1959, Coon Rapids played a role in promoting détente between the United States and the Soviet Union, when a local man, Roswell Garst, hosted Soviet premier Nikita Khrushchev on his farm.
Web Sites and Links
About Coon Rapids, IowaProvides an overview on the past, present and future of the community. Includes photos and details of businesses, recreational activities, schools and churches, and development opportunities.
Coon Rapids Municipal UtilitiesList of services, utility history.
Garst Farm ResortDescription of and rates for accommodations, recreation opportunities, contact information and directions.
Unofficial Coon Rapids Enterprise Web SiteLinks to news, subscription information for local newspaper.