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Welcome to Bonaparte ...
The location of Bonaparte has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Bonaparte has a population of 403 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Bonaparte.
Bonaparte is 600 feet [183 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Bonaparte lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Bonaparte: (319)
The ZIP code for Bonaparte: 52620<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bonaparte had an population of 403 people. This is a decrease of 6.93% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.01% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Bonaparte had a population of 433 people (which is 5.72% of the total population of Van Buren County). This makes Bonaparte the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Bonaparte represents 0.01% of the total population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 494th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 433 people, the population of Bonaparte decreased 5.46% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 458 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Bonaparte.
Communities Also Named Bonaparte ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Bonaparte - it's located in New York.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bonaparte.
Communities near Bonaparte ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bonaparte.
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 Bonaparte. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bonaparte.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bonaparte. 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 Bonaparte.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bonaparte. Our list includes 6 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Bonaparte.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bonaparte ...
Looking for more information about Bonaparte? 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 Bonaparte, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bonaparte.
Adding Bonaparte to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Bonaparte 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 Bonaparte was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Bonaparte on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Iowa (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bonaparte on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022