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Massena, Iowa

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The location of Massena

Welcome to Massena ...

The city of Massena is located in Cass County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Massena has a population of 340 people<2> (see below for details).

Massena is 1,210 feet [369 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Massena: (712)

The ZIP code for Massena: 50853<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Massena had a population of 355 people. This makes Massena the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Massena represents 0.01% of the population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 545th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 355 people, the population of Massena decreased 14.25% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 414 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Massena had an population of 340 people. This is a decrease of 4.23% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 17.87% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities Also Named Massena ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Massena - it's located in New York.

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

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 Massena. 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 Massena. 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 Massena.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Massena ...

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

Communities near Massena ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Atlantic   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the Northwest (NW) of Massena

Greenfield   [Map]

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

Located in Adair County

Corning   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of Massena

Located in Adams County

Griswold   [Map]

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

Anita   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of Massena

Adair   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of Massena

Located in Adair County

Fontanelle   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of Massena

Located in Adair County

Lewis   [Map]

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

Orient   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of Massena

Located in Adair County

Cumberland   [Map]

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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 Massena.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Massena. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.2506, Longitude: -94.7698     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Massena have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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