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Welcome to Amund ...

Amund is located in Winnebago County<1>.

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

Amund is 1,240 feet [378 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Amund lies within the (641) area code.

Adding Amund to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Amund in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.

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

We also found Amund on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Iowa (1911).

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

Communities near Amund ...

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

  • Forest City [Winnebago County]
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    • Forest City [Winnebago County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Amund
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,986 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forest City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forest City<5>
  • Blue Earth [Faribault County]
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    • Blue Earth [Faribault County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Amund
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,098 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blue Earth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Former name for Blue Earth:
    • Blue Earth City
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blue Earth<5>
  • Wells [Faribault County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wells
    • Wells [Faribault County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Amund
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,157 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wells have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wells
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wells<5>
  • Lake Mills [Winnebago County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Mills
    • Lake Mills [Winnebago County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Amund
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,987 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Mills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Mills
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake Mills<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Buffalo Center [Winnebago County]
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      • Buffalo Center [Winnebago County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Amund
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 849 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buffalo Center have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buffalo Center
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buffalo Center<5>
    • Alden [Freeborn County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alden
      • Alden [Freeborn County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Amund
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 642 people
      • 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 Google Maps centered on Alden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alden<5>
    • Elmore [Faribault County]
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      • Elmore [Faribault County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Amund
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 613 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elmore have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elmore
    • Thompson [Winnebago County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thompson
      • Thompson [Winnebago County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Amund
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 466 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thompson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thompson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thompson<5>
    • Kiester [Faribault County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kiester
      • Kiester [Faribault County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Amund
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 456 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kiester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kiester
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kiester<5>
    • Emmons [Freeborn County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Emmons
      • Emmons [Freeborn County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Amund
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 380 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Emmons have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Emmons

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amund ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Iowa

About Winnebago County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Amund. 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 Winnebago, 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 Amund - 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- Amund) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amund. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.4733, Longitude: -93.7933       In this case, the coordinates for Amund 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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