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Welcome to Parkhurst ...

So far, we have found very little information about Parkhurst. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Parkhurst to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Parkhurst, please Contact Us.

Parkhurst would have been located within present day Johnson County.

The location of Parkhurst has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Parkhurst is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Parkhurst was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

If Parkhurst still existed, it would have been in the (319) area code.

Communities near Parkhurst ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Iowa City   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the Northwest (NW) of Parkhurst

Coralville   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Parkhurst

North Liberty   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Parkhurst

West Liberty   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of Parkhurst

Located in Muscatine County

Tiffin   [Map]

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

Tipton   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Parkhurst

Located in Cedar County

Wilton   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of Parkhurst

Located in Muscatine County

Solon   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of Parkhurst

Kalona   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Parkhurst

Located in Washington County

West Branch   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Parkhurst

Located in Cedar County

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

Communities Also Named Parkhurst ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Parkhurst - they are located in Louisiana, Maine, North Dakota and Quebec.

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

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 Parkhurst. 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 Parkhurst. 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 Parkhurst.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Iowa

About Johnson County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Johnson County:

The official website for State of Iowa:

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Parkhurst, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>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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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Parkhurst - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Parkhurst) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Parkhurst. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6061, Longitude: -91.4002     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Parkhurst have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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