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Welcome to Marble Rock ...

The city of Marble Rock is located in Floyd County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Marble Rock has a population of 291 people<2> (see below for details).

Marble Rock is 990 feet [302 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Marble Rock lies within the (641) area code.

The ZIP code for Marble Rock: 50653<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Marble Rock had a population of 307 people. This makes Marble Rock the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Marble Rock represents 0.01% of the population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 578th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 307 people, the population of Marble Rock decreased 5.83% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 326 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Marble Rock had an population of 291 people. This is a decrease of 5.21% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.74% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Marble Rock.

Communities Also Named Marble Rock ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Marble Rock - it's located in Ontario.

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

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 Marble Rock. 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 Marble Rock. 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 Marble Rock.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Marble Rock ...

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

Communities near Marble Rock ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Charles City   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the Northeast (NE) of Marble Rock

Nashua   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of Marble Rock

Located in Chickasaw County

Nora Springs   [Map]

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

Clarksville   [Map]

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

Located in Butler County

Sheffield   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of Marble Rock

Located in Franklin County

Greene   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Marble Rock

Located in Butler County

Rockwell   [Map]

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

Located in Cerro Gordo County

Allison   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of Marble Rock

Located in Butler County

Rockford   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Marble Rock

Dumont   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of Marble Rock

Located in Butler County

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Floyd County: www.floydcoia.org/

The official website for State of Iowa: https://www.iowa.gov/

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 Marble Rock.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Marble Rock. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9647, Longitude: -92.8683     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Marble Rock have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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