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Welcome to Kingsley ...

The city of Kingsley is located in Plymouth County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Kingsley has a population of 1,426 people<1> (see below for details).

Kingsley is 1,230 feet [375 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Kingsley is located in the (712) area code.

The ZIP code for Kingsley: 51028<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Kingsley had a population of 1,411 people (which is 5.65% of the total population of Plymouth County). This makes Kingsley the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Kingsley represents 0.05% of the total population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 216th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,411 people, the population of Kingsley increased 13.33% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,245 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Kingsley had an population of 1,426 people. This is an increase of 1.06% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 14.54% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Kingsley ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Kingsley and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Anthon   [Map]   560   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Correctionville   [Map]   801   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Hinton   [Map]   950   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Lawton   [Map]   962   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Le Mars   [Map]   9,967   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Marcus   [Map]   1,050   NE   18 miles [29 km]

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

Communities Also Named Kingsley ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Kingsley - they are located in Florida, Kentucky, Manitoba, Maryland, Michigan (3), Nevada, New Brunswick, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Texas.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Kingsley. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Kingsley. 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 Kingsley. Our list includes 4 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kingsley ...

Looking for more information about Kingsley? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Kingsley, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Kingsley.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Plymouth County: www.co.plymouth.ia.us/

The official website for State of Iowa: www.iowa.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Kingsley.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Kingsley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 Kingsley). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Kingsley or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Kingsley. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Kingsley) 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 Kingsley. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Kingsley

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kingsley. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.5865, Longitude: -95.9681     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Kingsley have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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