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Welcome to Vandalia ...

Vandalia is located in Jasper County.

Vandalia is 900 feet [274 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Vandalia lies within the (515) area code.

Communities Also Named Vandalia ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Vandalia - they are located in Illinois, Indiana (2), Michigan, Missouri, Montana, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Texas and West Virginia (3).

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

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 Vandalia. 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 Vandalia. 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 Vandalia.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Vandalia ...

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

Communities near Vandalia ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Des Moines   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the West (W) of Vandalia

Located in Polk County

Ankeny   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Vandalia

Located in Polk County

Altoona   [Map]

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

Located in Polk County

Indianola   [Map]

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

Located in Warren County

Newton   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Vandalia

Norwalk   [Map]

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

Located in Warren County

Pleasant Hill   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of Vandalia

Located in Polk County

Knoxville   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Vandalia

Located in Marion County

Bondurant   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Vandalia

Located in Polk County

Carlisle   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of Vandalia

Located in Warren County

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Iowa: https://www.iowa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Vandalia - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>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- Vandalia) 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 Vandalia. 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 Vandalia

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Vandalia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.5403, Longitude: -93.3063     [Map].

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