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Lake Park, Iowa

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The location of Lake Park

Welcome to Lake Park ...

The city of Lake Park is located in Dickinson County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Lake Park: Lk. Park

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Lake Park has a population of 1,122 people<2> (see below for details).

Lake Park is 1,460 feet [445 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Lake Park is located in the (712) area code.

The ZIP code for Lake Park: 51347<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lake Park had a population of 1,105 people (or 6.63% of the total population of Dickinson County). This makes Lake Park the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Lake Park represents 0.04% of the population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 260th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,105 people, the population of Lake Park increased 8.02% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,023 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Lake Park had an population of 1,122 people. This is an increase of 1.54% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.68% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Lake Park.

Communities Also Named Lake Park ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 22 communities that are also named Lake Park - they are located in Florida, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Minnesota (2), Mississippi, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Ontario, Tennessee (3), Utah (2), Vermont, Virginia, Washington (2) and Wisconsin.

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

Websites for Lake Park ...

Official Website:

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 Lake Park. 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 Lake Park. 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 Lake Park.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lake Park ...

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

Communities near Lake Park ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Worthington   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the Northwest (NW) of Lake Park

Located in Nobles County (MN)

Spirit Lake   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of Lake Park

Milford   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Lake Park

Lakefield   [Map]

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

Located in Jackson County (MN)

Arnolds Park   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Lake Park

Okoboji   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of Lake Park

Orleans   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of Lake Park

Everly   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of Lake Park

Located in Clay County

Brewster   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of Lake Park

Located in Nobles County (MN)

Ocheyedan   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of Lake Park

Located in Osceola County

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

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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 Lake Park.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lake Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.4475, Longitude: -95.3252     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lake Park have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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