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Welcome to Dumont ...

The city of Dumont is located in Butler County<1>.

The location of Dumont has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Dumont has a population of 601 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Dumont.

Dumont is 1,010 feet [308 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Dumont lies within the (641) area code.

The ZIP code for Dumont: 50625<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Dumont had an population of 601 people. This is a decrease of 5.65% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.09% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Dumont had a population of 637 people. This makes Dumont the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of Dumont represents 0.02% of the population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 402nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 637 people, the population of Dumont decreased 5.77% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 676 people).

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

Communities Also Named Dumont ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Dumont - they are located in California, Colorado, Florida, Indiana, Minnesota, New Jersey, South Dakota and Texas (2).

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

Communities near Dumont ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Dumont.

  • Hampton [Franklin County]
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    • Hampton [Franklin County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the west of Dumont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,162 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hampton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hampton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hampton<7>
  • Parkersburg [Butler County]
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    • Parkersburg [Butler County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Dumont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,913 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parkersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parkersburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parkersburg<7>
  • Ackley [Hardin County]
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    • Ackley [Hardin County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the south of Dumont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,485 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ackley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ackley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ackley<7>
  • Clarksville [Butler County]
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    • Clarksville [Butler County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the east of Dumont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,333 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarksville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarksville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarksville<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sheffield [Franklin County]
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      • Sheffield [Franklin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northwest of Dumont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,096 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sheffield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Greene [Butler County]
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      • Greene [Butler County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Dumont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,059 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greene
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greene<7>
    • Aplington [Butler County]
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      • Aplington [Butler County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southeast of Dumont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,039 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aplington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aplington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aplington<7>
    • Rockwell [Cerro Gordo County]
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      • Rockwell [Cerro Gordo County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Dumont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 979 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockwell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockwell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockwell<7>
    • Allison [Butler County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allison
      • Allison [Butler County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the east of Dumont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 965 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Allison have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allison
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Allison<7>
    • Latimer [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Latimer
      • Latimer [Franklin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Dumont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 463 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Latimer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Latimer
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Latimer<7>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Dumont. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Dumont.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Dumont. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Dumont.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Dumont. See our Newspapers Page for Dumont.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dumont ...

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

Adding Dumont to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Dumont in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Dumont was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Dumont on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Iowa (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Dumont on our Genealogy Page.

Mentions & References for Dumont

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About Butler County

About Iowa

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

The official website for Butler County: www.butlercoiowa.org/

The official website for State of Iowa: https://www.iowa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Iowa's counties, including Butler, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Dumont.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dumont - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 Dumont). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Dumont or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Dumont) 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 Dumont. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from DumontOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dumont. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.7522, Longitude: -92.9735       In this case, the coordinates for Dumont have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.

 

 

 

 

 


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