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Welcome to Ackley ...
The location of Ackley has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Ackley has a population of 1,525 people<2> (see below for details).
From The Origin of Certain Place Names,<3> the origin of Ackley is described as "Laid out in 1857 by J.W. Ackley."
Ackley is 1,070 feet [326 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Ackley lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Ackley is within the (641) area code.
The ZIP code for Ackley: 50601<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Ackley had a population of 1,589 people (or 9.06% of the total population of Hardin County). This makes Ackley the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Ackley represents 0.05% of the population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 193rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,589 people, the population of Ackley decreased 12.16% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,809 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Ackley had an population of 1,525 people. This is a decrease of 4.03% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 15.7% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Ackley.
Communities near Ackley ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Ackley.
Communities Also Named Ackley ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Ackley - they are located in Kansas, Michigan, Ohio and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ackley.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Ackley:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ackley ...
Looking for more information about Ackley? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Ackley, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Ackley.
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This page was last modified: 16 Jun 2019