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Owasa, Iowa

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The location of Owasa

Welcome to Owasa ...

The city of Owasa is located in Hardin County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Owasa has a population of 42 people<2> (see below for details).

Owasa is 1,100 feet [335 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Owasa had a population of 43 people. This makes Owasa the county's 12th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 43 people, the population of Owasa increased 13.16% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 38 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Owasa had an population of 42 people. This is a decrease of 2.33% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 10.53% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Owasa ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Iowa Falls   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the Northwest (NW) of Owasa

Eldora   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Owasa

Ackley   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Owasa

Aplington   [Map]

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

Located in Butler County

Hubbard   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Owasa

Alden   [Map]

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

Wellsburg   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of Owasa

Located in Grundy County

Radcliffe   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Owasa

Zearing   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of Owasa

Located in Story County

Union   [Map]

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

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

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 Owasa. 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 Owasa. 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 Owasa.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Owasa ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Iowa

About Hardin County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Iowa:

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 Owasa.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Owasa - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Owasa) 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 Owasa. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Owasa

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Owasa. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.4317, Longitude: -93.2050     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Owasa have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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