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Van Horne, Iowa

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The location of Van Horne

Welcome to Van Horne ...

The city of Van Horne is located in Benton County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Van Horne has a population of 656 people<2> (see below for details).

Van Horne is 940 feet [287 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Van Horne is within the boundaries of the (319) area code.

The ZIP code for Van Horne: 52346<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Van Horne had a population of 682 people. This makes Van Horne the county's 9th most populous community.

The population of Van Horne represents 0.02% of the population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 386th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 682 people, the population of Van Horne decreased 4.75% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 716 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Van Horne had an population of 656 people. This is a decrease of 3.81% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.38% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Van Horne.

Communities Also Named Van Horne ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Van Horne - they are located in Ontario and Wisconsin.

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

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 Van Horne. 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 Van Horne. 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 Van Horne.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Van Horne ...

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

Communities near Van Horne ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Vinton   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the North (N) of Van Horne

Fairfax   [Map]

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

Located in Linn County

Center Point   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Van Horne

Located in Linn County

Marengo   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of Van Horne

Located in Iowa County

Belle Plaine   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Van Horne

Atkins   [Map]

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

Urbana   [Map]

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

Walford   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Van Horne

Dysart   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Van Horne

Located in Tama County

Palo   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of Van Horne

Located in Linn County

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Iowa

About Benton County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Van Horne - 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 Van Horne). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Van Horne 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Van Horne) 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 Van Horne. 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 Van Horne

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Van Horne. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.0097, Longitude: -92.0895     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Van Horne have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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