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Armour, Iowa
(Black Hawk County)

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The location of Armour

Welcome to Armour ...

Armour is located in Black Hawk County.

The location of Armour has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Armour is 870 feet [265 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Armour: (319)

Communities near Armour ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Armour and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Cedar Falls   [Map]   41,570   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Denver   [Map]   1,838   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Dike   [Map]   1,285   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Elk Run Heights   [Map]   1,142   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Hudson   [Map]   2,354   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Independence   [Map]   6,050   E   18 miles [29 km]

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

Communities Also Named Armour ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Iowa communities named Armour: This one is located in Black Hawk County and the other is located in Pottawattamie County.

Beyond Iowa, there are 13 communities that are also named Armour - they are located in Colorado, Florida (2), Georgia, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina, Saskatchewan, South Dakota, Tennessee and Texas.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Armour. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Armour. 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 Armour.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Armour ...

Looking for more information about Armour? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Armour) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Armour. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.5128, Longitude: -92.2552     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Armour have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Armour.

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