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The location of Letts

Welcome to Letts ...

The city of Letts is located in Louisa County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Letts has a population of 378 people<2> (see below for details).

Letts is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Letts: (319)

The ZIP code for Letts: 52754<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Letts had a population of 384 people. This makes Letts the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Letts represents 0.01% of the total population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 520th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 384 people, the population of Letts decreased 2.04% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 392 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Letts had an population of 378 people. This is a decrease of 1.56% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.57% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities Also Named Letts ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Letts - they are located in Indiana and Kansas (2).

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

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 Letts. 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 Letts. 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 Letts.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Letts ...

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

Communities near Letts ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Muscatine   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the Northeast (NE) of Letts

Located in Muscatine County

West Liberty   [Map]

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

Located in Muscatine County

Wapello   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of Letts

Columbus Junction   [Map]

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

Lone Tree   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Letts

Located in Johnson County

Winfield   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Letts

Located in Henry County

Fruitland   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of Letts

Located in Muscatine County

Morning Sun   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of Letts

New Boston   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Letts

Located in Mercer County (IL)

Ainsworth   [Map]

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

Located in Washington County

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Iowa

About Louisa County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Louisa County:

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.

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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 Letts.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Letts. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3298, Longitude: -91.2356     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Letts have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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