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The location of Lisbon

Welcome to Lisbon ...

The city of Lisbon is located in Linn County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Lisbon has a population of 2,247 people<2> (see below for details).

Lisbon is 830 feet [253 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Lisbon lies within the (319) area code.

The ZIP code for Lisbon: 52253<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lisbon had a population of 2,152 people. This makes Lisbon the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of Lisbon represents 0.07% of the total population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 150th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,152 people, the population of Lisbon increased 13.38% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,898 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Lisbon had an population of 2,247 people. This is an increase of 4.41% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 18.39% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities Also Named Lisbon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 34 communities that are also named Lisbon - they are located in Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana (2), Kansas (3), Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Mexico (2), New York, North Carolina (2), North Dakota, Ohio (2), Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina (2), Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

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

Websites for Lisbon ...

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 Lisbon. 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 Lisbon. 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 Lisbon.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lisbon ...

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

Communities near Lisbon ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Cedar Rapids   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the West (W) of Lisbon

Iowa City   [Map]

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

Located in Johnson County

Marion   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Lisbon

Coralville   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Lisbon

Located in Johnson County

North Liberty   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Lisbon

Located in Johnson County

Hiawatha   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Lisbon

Anamosa   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Lisbon

Located in Jones County

Robins   [Map]

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

Tipton   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Lisbon

Located in Cedar County

Fairfax   [Map]

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

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

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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 Lisbon.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lisbon - 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 Lisbon). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Lisbon 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lisbon) 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 Lisbon. 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 Lisbon

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lisbon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9204, Longitude: -91.3917     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lisbon have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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