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The location of Owego













Welcome to Owego ...

Owego is located in Woodbury County.

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

Owego is 1,060 feet [323 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Owego lies within the (712) area code.

Communities near Owego ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Sioux City   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of Owego

South Sioux City   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Owego

Located in Dakota County (NE)

Sergeant Bluff   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Owego

Onawa   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of Owego

Located in Monona County

Dakota City   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Owego

Located in Dakota County (NE)

Moville   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of Owego

Sloan   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Owego

Lawton   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of Owego

Walthill   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Owego

Located in Thurston County (NE)

Winnebago   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of Owego

Located in Thurston County (NE)

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

Communities Also Named Owego ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Owego - they are located in New York, North Dakota and Texas.

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

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 Owego. 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 Owego. 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 Owego.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Owego ...

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

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About Woodbury County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Woodbury County: www.woodbury-ia.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 Owego - 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 'straight-line' (or 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- Owego) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Owego. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.2794, Longitude: -96.1545     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Owego have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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