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Welcome to Colo ...
The city of Colo is located in Story County.
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Colo has a population of 834 people<1> (see below for details).
Colo is 1,030 feet [314 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Colo lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Colo: (641)
The ZIP code for Colo: 50056<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Colo had a population of 876 people. This makes Colo the county's 9th most populous community.
The population of Colo represents 0.03% of the population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 315th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 876 people, the population of Colo has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 868 people).
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Colo had an population of 834 people. This is a decrease of 4.79% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.92% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Colo.
Communities Also Named Colo ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Colo - it's located in Kentucky.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Colo.
Websites for Colo ...
Official Website: www.colo-iowa.org/
Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Colo:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Colo ...
Looking for more information about Colo? 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 Colo, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Colo.
Communities near Colo ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the West (W) of Colo
Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of Colo
Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Colo
Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Colo
Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of Colo
Located in Marshall County
Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Colo
Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of Colo
Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Colo
Located in Jasper County
Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Colo
Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Colo
Located in Polk County
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Colo.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Colo: www.colo-iowa.org/
The official website for Story County: www.storycounty.com/
The official website for State of Iowa: https://www.iowa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 14 Nov 2019