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Welcome to Aplington ...

The city of Aplington is located in Butler County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Aplington has a population of 1,068 people<1> (see below for details).

Aplington is 970 feet [296 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Aplington is located in the (319) area code.

The ZIP code for Aplington: 50604<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Aplington had a population of 1,128 people (which is 7.59% of the total population of Butler County). This makes Aplington the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Aplington represents 0.04% of the total population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 252nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,128 people, the population of Aplington increased 7.02% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,054 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Aplington had an population of 1,068 people. This is a decrease of 5.32% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.33% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Aplington ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Aplington and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<4>.

Community   2016
Ackley   [Map]   1,546   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Allison   [Map]   1,013   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Clarksville   [Map]   1,392   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Dike   [Map]   1,280   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Eldora   [Map]   2,661   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Grundy Center   [Map]   2,686   S   15 miles [24.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Aplington.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Aplington. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Aplington. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Aplington.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Aplington:

Websites for Aplington ...

Official Website: www.aplingtonia.com/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aplington ...

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

In addition to the Tourism page for Aplington, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Aplington.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Aplington. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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About Butler County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Aplington: www.aplingtonia.com/

The official website for Butler County: www.butlercoiowa.org/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Aplington.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Aplington - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 Aplington). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Aplington or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting in Aplington. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Aplington) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Aplington. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Aplington

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aplington. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.5819, Longitude: -92.8799     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Aplington have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Aplington.