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Welcome to Center Junction ...

The city of Center Junction is located in Jones County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Center Junction: Center Jct. (or less commonly used: Center Jctn.)

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Center Junction had a population of 111 people.<2> (see below for details).

Center Junction is 920 feet [280 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Center Junction is located in the (563) area code.

The ZIP code for Center Junction: 52212<4>

Population Details ...

More information can be found on the Census Page for Center Junction.

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 Center Junction. 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 Center Junction. 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 Center Junction.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Center Junction ...

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

Communities near Center Junction ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Anamosa   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the West (W) of Center Junction

Monticello   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Center Junction

Cascade   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of Center Junction

Located in Dubuque County

Springville   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of Center Junction

Located in Linn County

Mechanicsville   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Center Junction

Located in Cedar County

Clarence   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of Center Junction

Located in Cedar County

Lowden   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Center Junction

Located in Cedar County

Olin   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of Center Junction

Stanwood   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of Center Junction

Located in Cedar County

Hopkinton   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Center Junction

Located in Delaware County

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Jones County: www.co.jones.ia.us/

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 Center Junction.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Center Junction - 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 Center Junction). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Center Junction 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- Center Junction) 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 Center Junction. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Center Junction

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Center Junction. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.1144, Longitude: -91.0905     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Center Junction have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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