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Nashua, Iowa

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Welcome to Nashua ...

The city of Nashua is located in Chickasaw County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Nashua has a population of 1,593 people<1> (see below for details).

Nashua is 990 feet [302 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Nashua: (641)

The ZIP code for Nashua: 50658<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Nashua had a population of 1,663 people (which is 13.37% of the total population of Chickasaw County). This makes Nashua the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Nashua represents 0.05% of the population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 187th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,663 people, the population of Nashua increased 2.78% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,618 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Nashua had an population of 1,593 people. This is a decrease of 4.21% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 1.55% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Nashua ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Waverly   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the South (S) of Nashua

Located in Bremer County

Charles City   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Nashua

Located in Floyd County

New Hampton   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Nashua

Tripoli   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Nashua

Located in Bremer County

Clarksville   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Nashua

Located in Butler County

Shell Rock   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of Nashua

Located in Butler County

Greene   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of Nashua

Located in Butler County

Allison   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Nashua

Located in Butler County

Fredericksburg   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Nashua

Plainfield   [Map]

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

Located in Bremer County

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

Communities Also Named Nashua ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Nashua - they are located in California, Florida, Massachusetts, Minnesota (2), Missouri, Montana, New Hampshire and Pennsylvania.

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

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 Nashua. 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 Nashua. 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 Nashua.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Nashua ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Iowa

About Chickasaw County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Chickasaw County:

The official website for State of Iowa:

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Nashua.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Nashua - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 Nashua). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Nashua or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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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- Nashua) 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 Nashua. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Nashua

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Nashua. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9517, Longitude: -92.5400     [Map].

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