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Welcome to Creston ...
The location of Creston has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Creston has a population of 7,788 people<2> (see below for details).
Creston is 1,290 feet [393 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Creston lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Creston: (641)
The ZIP code for Creston: 50801<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Creston had a population of 7,834 people (which is 62.5% of the total population of Union County). This makes Creston the county's most populous community.
The population of Creston represents 0.26% of the total population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 50th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 7,834 people, the population of Creston increased 3.12% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 7,597 people).
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Creston had an population of 7,788 people. This is a decrease of 0.59% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.51% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Creston.
Communities near Creston ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Creston and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Creston.
Communities Also Named Creston ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 23 communities that are also named Creston - they are located in British Columbia, California (2), Illinois, Indiana (2), Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Montana, Nebraska, New Jersey, New Mexico, Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Washington, West Virginia and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Creston.
See 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 Creston:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Creston ...
Looking for more information about Creston? 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 Creston, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Creston.
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This page was last modified: 14 Jul 2019