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Smithland, Iowa

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Welcome to Smithland ...

The city of Smithland is located in Woodbury County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Smithland has a population of 228 people<2> (see below for details).

Smithland is 1,080 feet [329 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Smithland is within the (712) area code.

The ZIP code for Smithland: 51056<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Smithland had a population of 224 people. This makes Smithland the county's 13th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 224 people, the population of Smithland increased 1.36% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 221 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Smithland had an population of 228 people. This is an increase of 1.79% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.17% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities Also Named Smithland ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Smithland - they are located in Arkansas, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

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

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 Smithland. 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 Smithland. 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 Smithland.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Smithland ...

Looking for more information about Smithland? 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 Smithland, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Smithland.

Communities near Smithland ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Onawa   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the Southwest (SW) of Smithland

Located in Monona County

Moville   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of Smithland

Mapleton   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Smithland

Located in Monona County

Sloan   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of Smithland

Correctionville   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Smithland

Whiting   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Smithland

Located in Monona County

Battle Creek   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Smithland

Located in Ida County

Anthon   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of Smithland

Salix   [Map]

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

Ute   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Smithland

Located in Monona County

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Iowa

About Woodbury County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Woodbury County:

The official website for State of Iowa:

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 Smithland.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Smithland - 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 Smithland). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Smithland 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Smithland) 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 Smithland. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Smithland

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Smithland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.2290, Longitude: -95.9312     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Smithland have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






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