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Welcome to Packwood ...

The city of Packwood is located in Jefferson County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Packwood has a population of 222 people<1> (see below for details).

Packwood is 810 feet [247 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Packwood lies within the (319) area code.

The ZIP code for Packwood: 52580<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Packwood had a population of 204 people. This makes Packwood the county's 6th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 204 people, the population of Packwood decreased 8.52% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 223 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Packwood had an population of 222 people. This is an increase of 8.82% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.45% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities Also Named Packwood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Iowa communities named Packwood: This one is located in Jefferson County and the other is located in Keokuk County.

Beyond Iowa, there are 4 communities that are also named Packwood - they are located in California, Florida and Washington.

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

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 Packwood. 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 Packwood. 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 Packwood.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Packwood ...

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

Communities near Packwood ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Ottumwa   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the Southwest (SW) of Packwood

Located in Wapello County

Fairfield   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Packwood

Sigourney   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Packwood

Located in Keokuk County

Maharishi Vedic City   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Packwood

Keota   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of Packwood

Located in Keokuk County

Eldon   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Packwood

Located in Wapello County

Hedrick   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of Packwood

Located in Keokuk County

Fremont   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of Packwood

Located in Mahaska County

Brighton   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of Packwood

Located in Washington County

Agency   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Packwood

Located in Wapello County

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Iowa: https://www.iowa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Packwood.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Packwood - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 Packwood). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Packwood or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Packwood) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Packwood. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Packwood

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Packwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.1338, Longitude: -92.0825     [Map].






















 

 

 

 

 


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