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Welcome to Moulton ...
The location of Moulton has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Moulton has a population of 585 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Moulton.
Moulton is 990 feet [302 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Moulton lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Moulton is located in the (641) area code.
The ZIP code for Moulton: 52572<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Moulton had an population of 585 people. This is a decrease of 3.31% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.09% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Moulton had a population of 605 people. This makes Moulton the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Moulton represents 0.02% of the population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 412nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 605 people, the population of Moulton decreased 8.05% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 658 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Moulton.
Communities Also Named Moulton ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Moulton - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Montana, Nebraska, North Carolina, Ohio (2), South Dakota, Texas and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Moulton.
Communities near Moulton ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Moulton.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Moulton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Moulton.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Moulton. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Moulton.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Moulton. Our list includes 7 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Moulton.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Moulton ...
Looking for more information about Moulton? 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 Moulton, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Moulton.
Adding Moulton to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Moulton in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Moulton was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Moulton on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1905.
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Moulton on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022