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Tipton, Iowa

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The location of Tipton

Welcome to Tipton ...

The city of Tipton is located in Cedar County and is the County Seat for Cedar County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Tipton has a population of 3,223 people<2> (see below for details).

Tipton is 820 feet [250 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Tipton lies within the (563) area code.

The ZIP code for Tipton: 52772<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Tipton had a population of 3,221 people (which is 17.41% of the total population of Cedar County). This makes Tipton the county's most populous community.

The population of Tipton represents 0.11% of the total population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 113rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,221 people, the population of Tipton increased 2.09% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,155 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Tipton had an population of 3,223 people (or an increase of 2.16% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities Also Named Tipton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 23 communities that are also named Tipton - they are located in Arkansas, California, Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana, Kansas (3), Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Missouri, New Mexico (2), Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee (2), Virginia, West Virginia and Wyoming.

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

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 Tipton. 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 Tipton. 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 Tipton. Our list includes 11 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tipton ...

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

Communities near Tipton ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Mount Vernon   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the Northwest (NW) of Tipton

Located in Linn County

West Liberty   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Tipton

Located in Muscatine County

Wilton   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Tipton

Located in Muscatine County

Solon   [Map]

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

Located in Johnson County

West Branch   [Map]

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

Lisbon   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Tipton

Located in Linn County

Durant   [Map]

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

Mechanicsville   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Tipton

Clarence   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Tipton

Lowden   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Tipton

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

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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 Tipton.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tipton - 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 Tipton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Tipton 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' (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- Tipton) 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 Tipton. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Tipton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tipton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.7695, Longitude: -91.1290     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tipton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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