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The location of Grant

Welcome to Grant ...

The city of Grant is located in Montgomery County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Grant has a population of 84 people<2> (see below for details).

Grant is 1,140 feet [347 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Grant: (712)

The ZIP code for Grant: 50847<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Grant had a population of 92 people. This makes Grant the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 92 people, the population of Grant decreased 9.8% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 102 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Grant had an population of 84 people. This is a decrease of 8.7% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 17.65% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Grant ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Atlantic   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the North (N) of Grant

Located in Cass County

Red Oak   [Map]

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

Corning   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Grant

Located in Adams County

Villisca   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of Grant

Griswold   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Grant

Located in Cass County

Stanton   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Grant

Lewis   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Grant

Located in Cass County

Massena   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Grant

Located in Cass County

Elliott   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of Grant

Cumberland   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Grant

Located in Cass County

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

Communities Also Named Grant ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 53 communities that are also named Grant - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California (2), Colorado, Florida, Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana (2), Kansas (7), Kentucky (3), Louisiana (2), Michigan (4), Minnesota (2), Missouri (3), Montana, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Mexico, New York (2), Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee (2), Texas (2), Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wyoming.

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

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 Grant. 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 Grant. 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 Grant.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Grant ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Grant. 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 Grant.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Grant. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.1427, Longitude: -94.9850     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Grant have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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