Some of the cities, towns, and places in Marshall County are Albion, Bangor, Clemons, Dunbar, Eden, Ferguson, Gilman, Green Mountain, Greencastle, Haverhill, Iowa, Jefferson, LaMoille, Laurel, Le Grand, Liberty, Liscomb, Logan, Marietta, Marion, Marshall, Marshalltown, Melbourne, Minerva, Quarry, Rhodes, St. Anthony, State Center, Taylor, Timber Creek, Vienna, Washington
Marshall County is a county located in the U.S. state of Iowa. As of the 2010 census, the population was 40,648. The county seat is Marshalltown. The county was formed on January 13, 1846 and named after John Marshall, Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court.Marshall County comprises the Marshalltown, IA Micropolitan Statistical Area.
In 2010, the center of population of Iowa was located in Marshall County, near Melbourne.In Chapter IX of MacKinlay Kantor's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel "Andersonville" (1955), a teenage boy travels to Marshall County to hand-deliver money to an ailing aunt.