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Welcome to Floyd ...

The city of Floyd is located in Floyd County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Floyd has a population of 318 people<2> (see below for details).

Floyd is 1,060 feet [323 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Floyd is located in the (641) area code.

The ZIP code for Floyd: 50435<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Floyd had a population of 335 people. This makes Floyd the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Floyd represents 0.01% of the population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 555th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 335 people, the population of Floyd decreased 7.2% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 361 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Floyd had an population of 318 people. This is a decrease of 5.07% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.91% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities Also Named Floyd ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 23 communities that are also named Floyd - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Georgia, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan (3), Mississippi (2), Missouri (2), New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas (2) and Virginia.

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

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 Floyd. 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 Floyd. 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 Floyd.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Floyd ...

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

Communities near Floyd ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Charles City   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the Southeast (SE) of Floyd

Osage   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of Floyd

Located in Mitchell County

Nashua   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Floyd

Located in Chickasaw County

Nora Springs   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of Floyd

Saint Ansgar   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Floyd

Located in Mitchell County

Greene   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of Floyd

Located in Butler County

Rockford   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Floyd

Riceville   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Floyd

Located in Howard County

Elma   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Floyd

Located in Howard County

Rudd   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of Floyd

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Iowa

About Floyd County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Floyd County: www.floydcoia.org/

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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Floyd.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Floyd - 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 Floyd). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Floyd 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Floyd) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Floyd. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Floyd

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Floyd. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.1282, Longitude: -92.7403     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Floyd have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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