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Welcome to Abbott ...

Abbott is located in Hardin County<1>.

The location of Abbott has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Abbott is 1,090 feet [332 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Abbott lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities Also Named Abbott ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Abbott - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Kentucky (2), Michigan, Mississippi, Nebraska, New Mexico, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Abbott.

Communities near Abbott ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Abbott.

  • Iowa Falls [Hardin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Iowa Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Iowa Falls
    • Iowa Falls [Hardin County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Abbott
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,059 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Iowa Falls
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Iowa Falls<5>
  • Hampton [Franklin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hampton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hampton
    • Hampton [Franklin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Abbott
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,205 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hampton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hampton<5>
  • Grundy Center [Grundy County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grundy Center have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grundy Center
    • Grundy Center [Grundy County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Abbott
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,670 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grundy Center
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grundy Center<5>
  • Eldora [Hardin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eldora have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eldora
    • Eldora [Hardin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Abbott
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,612 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eldora
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eldora<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Parkersburg [Butler County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parkersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parkersburg
      • Parkersburg [Butler County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Abbott
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,928 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parkersburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parkersburg<5>
    • Ackley [Hardin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ackley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ackley
      • Ackley [Hardin County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of Abbott
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,498 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ackley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ackley<5>
    • Aplington [Butler County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aplington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aplington
      • Aplington [Butler County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Abbott
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,050 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aplington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aplington<5>
    • Hubbard [Hardin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hubbard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hubbard
      • Hubbard [Hardin County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Abbott
      • Estimated population in 2019: 801 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hubbard
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hubbard<5>
    • Alden [Hardin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alden
      • Alden [Hardin County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Abbott
      • Estimated population in 2019: 738 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alden<5>
    • Wellsburg [Grundy County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wellsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wellsburg
      • Wellsburg [Grundy County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Abbott
      • Estimated population in 2019: 687 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wellsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wellsburg<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Abbott. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Abbott.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Abbott. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Abbott.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Abbott. See our Newspapers Page for Abbott.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Abbott ...

Looking for more information about Abbott? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Abbott, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Abbott.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Abbott. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Iowa: https://www.iowa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Iowa's counties, including Hardin, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Abbott - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Abbott) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Abbott. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.4853, Longitude: -93.0663       In this case, the coordinates for Abbott have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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