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The location of Raymond

Welcome to Raymond ...

The city of Raymond is located in Black Hawk County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Raymond has a population of 802 people<2> (see below for details).

Raymond is 910 feet [277 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Raymond lies within the (319) area code.

The ZIP code for Raymond: 50667<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Raymond had a population of 788 people. This makes Raymond the county's 8th most populous community.

The population of Raymond represents 0.03% of the population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 350th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 788 people, the population of Raymond increased 46.74% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 537 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Raymond had an population of 802 people. This is an increase of 1.78% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 49.35% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities Also Named Raymond ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 36 communities that are also named Raymond - they are located in Alberta, Arkansas, California (2), Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana (2), Nebraska, New Hampshire, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas (2), Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

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

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 Raymond. 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 Raymond. 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 Raymond.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Raymond ...

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

Communities near Raymond ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Waterloo   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the West (W) of Raymond

Cedar Falls   [Map]

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

Independence   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of Raymond

Located in Buchanan County

Jesup   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of Raymond

Located in Buchanan County

Hudson   [Map]

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

La Porte City   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of Raymond

Denver   [Map]

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

Located in Bremer County

Fairbank   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Raymond

Located in Buchanan County

Janesville   [Map]

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

Located in Bremer County

Readlyn   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of Raymond

Located in Bremer County

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Raymond.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Raymond - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 Raymond). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Raymond or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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- Raymond) 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 Raymond. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Raymond

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Raymond. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.4693, Longitude: -92.2289     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Raymond have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






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