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Welcome to Ackworth ...

The city of Ackworth is located in Warren County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Ackworth has a population of 105 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Ackworth.

Ackworth is 890 feet [271 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Ackworth is within the boundaries of the (515) area code.

The ZIP code for Ackworth: 50001<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Ackworth had an population of 105 people. This is an increase of 26.51% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 23.53% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ackworth had a population of 83 people. This makes Ackworth the county's 11th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 83 people, the population of Ackworth decreased 2.35% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 85 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Ackworth.

Adding Ackworth to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Ackworth in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Ackworth was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Ackworth on a map titled .

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Ackworth on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Ackworth ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Ackworth - it's located in Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Ackworth ...

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

  • Des Moines [Polk County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Des Moines
    • Des Moines [Polk County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Ackworth
    • Estimated population in 2019: 214,237 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Des Moines
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Des Moines<7>
  • Altoona [Polk County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Altoona
    • Altoona [Polk County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of Ackworth
    • Estimated population in 2019: 19,221 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Altoona have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Altoona
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Altoona<7>
  • Indianola [Warren County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Indianola
    • Indianola [Warren County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the west of Ackworth
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,015 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Indianola
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Indianola<7>
  • Norwalk [Warren County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norwalk
    • Norwalk [Warren County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Ackworth
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,938 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norwalk have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwalk
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norwalk<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pleasant Hill [Polk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pleasant Hill
      • Pleasant Hill [Polk County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the north of Ackworth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,019 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pleasant Hill<7>
    • Knoxville [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Knoxville
      • Knoxville [Marion County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of Ackworth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,168 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Knoxville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Knoxville<7>
    • Carlisle [Warren County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carlisle
      • Carlisle [Warren County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the north of Ackworth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,294 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carlisle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carlisle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carlisle<7>
    • Pleasantville [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pleasantville
      • Pleasantville [Marion County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the east of Ackworth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,696 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasantville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasantville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pleasantville<7>
    • Melcher-Dallas [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Melcher-Dallas
      • Melcher-Dallas [Marion County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Ackworth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,244 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Melcher-Dallas have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Melcher-Dallas
    • Hartford [Warren County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hartford
      • Hartford [Warren County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Ackworth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 777 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hartford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartford<7>

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 Ackworth. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ackworth.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ackworth. 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 Ackworth.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ackworth ...

Looking for more information about Ackworth? 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 Ackworth, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Ackworth.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Iowa

About Warren County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Warren County: www.co.warren.ia.us/

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 Warren, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ackworth.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ackworth - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Ackworth). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Ackworth or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ackworth) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Ackworth. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AckworthOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ackworth. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3663, Longitude: -93.4748       In this case, the coordinates for Ackworth have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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