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Keota, Iowa

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The location of Keota

Welcome to Keota ...

The city of Keota is located in Keokuk County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Keota has a population of 969 people<2> (see below for details).

Keota is 800 feet [244 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Keota is located in the (641) area code.

The ZIP code for Keota: 52248<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Keota had a population of 1,009 people (or 9.6% of the total population of Keokuk County). This makes Keota the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Keota represents 0.03% of the population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 282nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,009 people, the population of Keota decreased 1.56% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,025 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Keota had an population of 969 people. This is a decrease of 3.96% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.46% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities Also Named Keota ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Keota - they are located in Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, New Mexico and Oklahoma.

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

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 Keota. 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 Keota. 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 Keota.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Keota ...

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

Communities near Keota ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Washington   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the East (E) of Keota

Located in Washington County

Kalona   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Keota

Located in Washington County

Sigourney   [Map]

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

Wellman   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Keota

Located in Washington County

North English   [Map]

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

Located in Iowa County

Brighton   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Keota

Located in Washington County

Richland   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of Keota

Delta   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of Keota

Parnell   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of Keota

Located in Iowa County

Keswick   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of Keota

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Iowa:

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.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Keota.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Keota - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 Keota). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Keota or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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 from Point A (ie- Keota) 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 Keota. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Keota

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Keota. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3655, Longitude: -91.9555     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Keota have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






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