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The location of Le Claire

Welcome to Le Claire ...

The city of Le Claire is located in Scott County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Le Claire has a population of 3,970 people<2> (see below for details).

Le Claire is 700 feet [213 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Le Claire is located in the (563) area code.

The ZIP code for Le Claire: 52753<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Le Claire had a population of 3,765 people. This makes Le Claire the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Le Claire represents 0.12% of the total population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 103rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,765 people, the population of Le Claire increased 32.24% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,847 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Le Claire had an population of 3,970 people. This is an increase of 5.44% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 39.45% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Le Claire.

Websites for Le Claire ...

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 Le Claire. 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 Le Claire. 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 Le Claire.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Le Claire ...

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

Communities near Le Claire ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Davenport   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the West (W) of Le Claire

Moline   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Le Claire

Located in Rock Island County (IL)

Rock Island   [Map]

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

Located in Rock Island County (IL)

Bettendorf   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of Le Claire

Clinton   [Map]

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

Located in Clinton County

East Moline   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Le Claire

Located in Rock Island County (IL)

Silvis   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of Le Claire

Located in Rock Island County (IL)

Eldridge   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of Le Claire

Geneseo   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Le Claire

Located in Henry County (IL)

De Witt   [Map]

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

Located in Clinton County

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Le Claire:

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Le Claire. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.5963, Longitude: -90.3687     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Le Claire have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






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