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Welcome to Paris ...
So far, we have found very little information about Paris. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Paris to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Paris, please Contact Us.
Paris would have been located within present day Linn County.
The location of Paris has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Paris is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: The area where Paris was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Paris would have been located in the (319) area code.
Communities near Paris ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the South (S) of Paris
Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of Paris
Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of Paris
Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Paris
Located in Jones County
Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of Paris
Located in Delaware County
Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Paris
Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of Paris
Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of Paris
Located in Benton County
Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Paris
Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Paris
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Paris.
Communities Also Named Paris ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Iowa communities named Paris: This one is located in Linn County and the other is located in Davis County.
Beyond Iowa, there are 37 communities that are also named Paris - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (2), California, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas (3), Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (3), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon (2), Pennsylvania, South Carolina (2), Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Wisconsin and Yukon.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Paris.
Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Paris:
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Linn County: www.co.linn.ia.us/
The official website for State of Iowa: https://www.iowa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 13 Oct 2019