Science, Tech, Math › Science Where Is Iron Found On The Periodic Table? Share Flipboard Email Print Science Chemistry Periodic Table Basics Chemical Laws Molecules Projects & Experiments Scientific Method Biochemistry Physical Chemistry Medical Chemistry Chemistry In Everyday Life Famous Chemists Activities for Kids Abbreviations & Acronyms Biology Physics Geology Astronomy Weather & Climate By Anne Marie Helmenstine, Ph.D. Chemistry Expert Ph.D., Biomedical Sciences, University of Tennessee at Knoxville B.A., Physics and Mathematics, Hastings College Dr. Helmenstine holds a Ph.D. in biomedical sciences and is a science writer, educator, and consultant. She has taught science courses at the high school, college, and graduate levels. our editorial process Facebook Facebook Twitter Twitter Anne Marie Helmenstine, Ph.D. Updated November 05, 2019 Where Is Iron Found On The Periodic Table? Iron's location in the periodic table of the elements. Todd Helmenstine Iron is the 26th element on the periodic table. It is located in period 4 and group 8. Iron Homologues Homologous elements are those found in the same group of the periodic table. They share electrochemical properties with one another. Homologues of iron are ruthenium, osmium, and hassium.