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Keosauqua, Iowa

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The location of Keosauqua

Welcome to Keosauqua ...

The city of Keosauqua is located in Van Buren County and is the County Seat for Van Buren County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Keosauqua has a population of 906 people<2> (see below for details).

Keosauqua is 620 feet [189 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Keosauqua lies within the (319) area code.

The ZIP code for Keosauqua: 52565<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Keosauqua had a population of 1,006 people (which is 13.29% of the total population of Van Buren County). This makes Keosauqua the county's most populous community.

The population of Keosauqua represents 0.03% of the population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 283rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,006 people, the population of Keosauqua decreased 5.63% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,066 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Keosauqua had an population of 906 people. This is a decrease of 9.94% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 15.01% since the 2000 Census).

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

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 Keosauqua. 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 Keosauqua. 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 Keosauqua. Our list includes 25 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Keosauqua ...

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

Communities near Keosauqua ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Fairfield   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the North (N) of Keosauqua

Located in Jefferson County

Eldon   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Keosauqua

Located in Wapello County

Farmington   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Keosauqua

Birmingham   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of Keosauqua

Bonaparte   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of Keosauqua

Milton   [Map]

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

Salem   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Keosauqua

Located in Henry County

Libertyville   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of Keosauqua

Located in Jefferson County

Pulaski   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of Keosauqua

Located in Davis County

Stockport   [Map]

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

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

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

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Keosauqua - 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 Keosauqua). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Keosauqua 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- Keosauqua) 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 Keosauqua. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Keosauqua

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Keosauqua. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.7346, Longitude: -91.9605     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Keosauqua have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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