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Moores Siding, Iowa

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Census Data for Moores Siding ...

So far, we have found very little information about Moores Siding. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Moores Siding to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Moores Siding, please Contact Us.

As far as we can tell, Moores Siding<2> has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Moores Siding, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2018<3>
 Fairmont (MN)10,091   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
 Algona5,428   S   27 miles [43.5 km]

Kossuth County ...

Moores Siding is located in Kossuth County.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Kossuth County.

Population Rings for Moores Siding ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Moores Siding and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Moores Siding. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<5> We don't have the population of Moores Siding, so its people haven't been included.

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]41,026-2.1%
10 mi   [16 km]72,635-2.91%
15 mi   [24 km]117,097-5.03%
20 mi   [32 km]189,890-5.6%
25 mi   [40 km]3123,747-5.83%
30 mi   [48 km]4342,994-4.95%

Miscellaneous Information for Moores Siding ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Kossuth County or the community of Moores Siding:

The GNIS Codes ...

The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Moores Siding:

GNIS ID for Moores Siding: 464044

GNIS ID for Kossuth County: 465243

GNIS ID for Iowa: 1779785

Misc. Census Codes ...

Moores Siding would have been located in Census Region #2 (the Midwest Region) and Division #4 (the West North-Central Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Moores Siding.

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Moores Siding, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>It's a common practice for mapmakers to remove the apostrophe from possessive names. So Moores Siding may originally have been Moore's Siding. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Moores Siding might be written as Moore Siding. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Moores Siding.

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Moores Siding) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Moores Siding. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.4591, Longitude: -94.1280     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Moores Siding have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>The communities in our count are those provided by the 2010 Census, so keep in mind that our population rings will only include the people living in those communities. Smaller communities usually don't participate directly in the Census and therefore they won't be included. While our count is a close approximation, it shouldn't be considered as a complete or accurate count.

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