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Durant, Iowa

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The location of Durant

Welcome to Durant ...

The city of Durant is primarily located in Cedar County. A portion of Durant extends into Muscatine County and Scott County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Durant has a population of 1,837 people<2> (see below for details).

Durant is 710 feet [216 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Durant is within the boundaries of the (563) area code.

The ZIP code for Durant: 52747<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Durant had a population of 1,832 people (which is 9.9% of the total population of Cedar County). This makes Durant the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Durant represents 0.06% of the population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 171st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,832 people, the population of Durant increased 9.24% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,677 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Durant had an population of 1,837 people. This is an increase of 0.27% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.54% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities Also Named Durant ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Durant - they are located in Florida, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina and Texas.

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

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 Durant. 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 Durant. 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 Durant.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Durant ...

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

Communities near Durant ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Davenport   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the East (E) of Durant

Located in Scott County

Rock Island   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of Durant

Located in Rock Island County (IL)

Muscatine   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Durant

Located in Muscatine County

Eldridge   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Durant

Located in Scott County

West Liberty   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of Durant

Located in Muscatine County

Tipton   [Map]

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

Wilton   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of Durant

Located in Muscatine County

Blue Grass   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Durant

Located in Scott County

Walcott   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of Durant

Located in Scott County

Buffalo   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Durant

Located in Scott County

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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 Durant.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Durant - 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 Durant). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Durant 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Durant) 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 Durant. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Durant

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Durant. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6013, Longitude: -90.9127     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Durant have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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