As you might expect, Iowans aren't much different from other Americans when it comes to moving around or settling down. Typical American characteristics in Iowa show through trends being revealed in the data continuing to pour out of the 1950 census.
Jehlik, Paul J.
"Iowans Are "Movers" Too,"
Iowa Farm Science: Vol. 8
, Article 4.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/farmscience/vol8/iss11/4