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Welcome to Downey ...

Downey is located in Cedar County.

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

Downey is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Downey: (319)

Communities Also Named Downey ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Downey - they are located in California, Idaho, Illinois (2) and Pennsylvania.

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

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 Downey. 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 Downey. 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 Downey.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Downey ...

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

Communities near Downey ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Iowa City   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the West (W) of Downey

Located in Johnson County

Muscatine   [Map]

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

Located in Muscatine County

Coralville   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Downey

Located in Johnson County

North Liberty   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Downey

Located in Johnson County

West Liberty   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Downey

Located in Muscatine County

Tiffin   [Map]

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

Located in Johnson County

Tipton   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Downey

Wilton   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of Downey

Located in Muscatine County

Solon   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Downey

Located in Johnson County

West Branch   [Map]

Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of Downey

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Iowa

About Cedar County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Downey - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Downey) 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 Downey. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Downey

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Downey. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6161, Longitude: -91.3485     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Downey have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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