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Welcome to Ayrshire ...

The city of Ayrshire is located in Palo Alto County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Ayrshire has a population of 136 people<2> (see below for details).

Ayrshire is 1,320 feet [402 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Ayrshire: (712)

The ZIP code for Ayrshire: 50515<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ayrshire had a population of 143 people. This makes Ayrshire the county's 6th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 143 people, the population of Ayrshire decreased 29.21% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 202 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Ayrshire had an population of 136 people. This is a decrease of 4.9% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 32.67% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Ayrshire ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Ayrshire and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Albert City   [Map]   678   S   18 miles [29 km]
Emmetsburg   [Map]   3,771   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Graettinger   [Map]   811   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Laurens   [Map]   1,156   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Mallard   [Map]   265   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Marathon   [Map]   232   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Ayrshire ...

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

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

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 Ayrshire. 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 Ayrshire. 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 Ayrshire.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ayrshire ...

Looking for more information about Ayrshire? 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 Ayrshire, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Ayrshire.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

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

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ayrshire - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>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 Ayrshire). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Ayrshire or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>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- Ayrshire) 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 Ayrshire. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ayrshire

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ayrshire. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.0395, Longitude: -94.8335     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ayrshire have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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