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Welcome to Sigourney ...
The location of Sigourney has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Sigourney has a population of 2,002 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Sigourney.
Sigourney is 790 feet [241 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Sigourney lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Sigourney lies within the (641) area code.
The ZIP code for Sigourney: 52591<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Sigourney had an population of 2,002 people. This is a decrease of 2.77% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 9.37% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Sigourney had a population of 2,059 people (or 19.59% of the total population of Keokuk County). This makes Sigourney the county's most populous community.
The population of Sigourney represents 0.07% of the population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 157th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,059 people, the population of Sigourney decreased 6.79% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,209 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Sigourney.
Communities near Sigourney ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Sigourney.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Sigourney. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sigourney.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Sigourney. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Sigourney.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Sigourney. Our list includes 13 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Sigourney.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sigourney ...
Looking for more information about Sigourney? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Sigourney, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Sigourney.
Adding Sigourney to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Sigourney in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Sigourney was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Sigourney on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1905.
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Sigourney on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022