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Clarence, Iowa

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The location of Clarence

Welcome to Clarence ...

The city of Clarence is located in Cedar County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Clarence has a population of 970 people<2> (see below for details).

Clarence is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Clarence: (563)

The ZIP code for Clarence: 52216<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Clarence had a population of 974 people (or 5.27% of the total population of Cedar County). This makes Clarence the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Clarence represents 0.03% of the population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 289th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 974 people, the population of Clarence decreased 3.37% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,008 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Clarence had an population of 970 people. This is a decrease of 0.41% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.77% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities Also Named Clarence ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Clarence - they are located in Alabama, Illinois, Kansas (3), Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan (2), Missouri, New York, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina and West Virginia.

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

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 Clarence. 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 Clarence. 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 Clarence. Our list includes 5 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Clarence ...

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

Communities near Clarence ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Anamosa   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the Northwest (NW) of Clarence

Located in Jones County

Mount Vernon   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of Clarence

Located in Linn County

Tipton   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Clarence

Lisbon   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of Clarence

Located in Linn County

Mechanicsville   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of Clarence

Lowden   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of Clarence

Wheatland   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of Clarence

Located in Clinton County

Olin   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Clarence

Located in Jones County

Stanwood   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of Clarence

Wyoming   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of Clarence

Located in Jones County

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Clarence - 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 Clarence). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Clarence 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- Clarence) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Clarence. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.8859, Longitude: -91.0575     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Clarence have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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