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Luzerne, Iowa

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The location of Luzerne

Welcome to Luzerne ...

The city of Luzerne is located in Benton County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Luzerne has a population of 93 people<2> (see below for details).

Luzerne is 890 feet [271 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Luzerne lies within the (319) area code.

The ZIP code for Luzerne: 52257<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Luzerne had a population of 96 people. This makes Luzerne the county's 14th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 96 people, the population of Luzerne decreased 8.57% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 105 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Luzerne had an population of 93 people. This is a decrease of 3.13% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.43% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities Also Named Luzerne ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Luzerne - they are located in Kentucky, Michigan, New York (2) and Pennsylvania (2).

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

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 Luzerne. 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 Luzerne. 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 Luzerne.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Luzerne ...

Looking for more information about Luzerne? 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.

Looking for more information about Luzerne? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Luzerne, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Luzerne.

Communities near Luzerne ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Vinton   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the Northeast (NE) of Luzerne

Williamsburg   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Luzerne

Located in Iowa County

Marengo   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Luzerne

Located in Iowa County

Belle Plaine   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of Luzerne

Atkins   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Luzerne

Walford   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Luzerne

Brooklyn   [Map]

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

Located in Poweshiek County

Dysart   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of Luzerne

Located in Tama County

Victor   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Luzerne

Located in Iowa County

Newhall   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Luzerne

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Iowa

About Benton County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Luzerne.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Luzerne. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9058, Longitude: -92.1802     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Luzerne have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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