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Stanwood, Iowa

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The location of Stanwood

Welcome to Stanwood ...

The city of Stanwood is located in Cedar County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Stanwood has a population of 662 people<2> (see below for details).

Stanwood is 840 feet [256 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Stanwood: (563)

The ZIP code for Stanwood: 52337<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Stanwood had a population of 684 people. This makes Stanwood the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of Stanwood represents 0.02% of the population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 383rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 684 people, the population of Stanwood has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 680 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Stanwood had an population of 662 people. This is a decrease of 3.22% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.65% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities Also Named Stanwood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Stanwood - they are located in Kansas, Michigan (2), New York, Ohio, Ontario (3), Pennsylvania and Washington.

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

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 Stanwood. 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 Stanwood. 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 Stanwood.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stanwood ...

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

Communities near Stanwood ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Anamosa   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the Northwest (NW) of Stanwood

Located in Jones County

Mount Vernon   [Map]

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

Located in Linn County

Tipton   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of Stanwood

Solon   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of Stanwood

Located in Johnson County

West Branch   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Stanwood

Lisbon   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of Stanwood

Located in Linn County

Springville   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Stanwood

Located in Linn County

Mechanicsville   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of Stanwood

Clarence   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of Stanwood

Lowden   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of Stanwood

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Stanwood. 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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Stanwood.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Stanwood - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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 Stanwood). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Stanwood or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Stanwood) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Stanwood. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Stanwood

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stanwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.8931, Longitude: -91.1488     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Stanwood have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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