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Welcome to Mount Joy ...

Mount Joy is located in Scott County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Mount Joy: Mt. Joy

Mount Joy is 730 feet [223 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Mount Joy is located in the (563) area code.

Communities near Mount Joy ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Davenport   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of Mount Joy

Moline   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of Mount Joy

Located in Rock Island County (IL)

Rock Island   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of Mount Joy

Located in Rock Island County (IL)

Bettendorf   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Mount Joy

East Moline   [Map]

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

Located in Rock Island County (IL)

Silvis   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Mount Joy

Located in Rock Island County (IL)

De Witt   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of Mount Joy

Located in Clinton County

Colona   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Mount Joy

Located in Henry County (IL)

Milan   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of Mount Joy

Located in Rock Island County (IL)

Camanche   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Mount Joy

Located in Clinton County

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

Communities Also Named Mount Joy ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Mount Joy - they are located in Delaware, New Jersey, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas.

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

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 Mount Joy. 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 Mount Joy. 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 Mount Joy.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mount Joy ...

Looking for more information about Mount Joy? 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 Mount Joy? 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 Mount Joy, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Mount Joy.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Scott County: www.scottcountyiowa.com/

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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mount Joy - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 from Point A (ie- Mount Joy) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mount Joy. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6150, Longitude: -90.5657     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mount Joy have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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