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The location of Williamsburg

Welcome to Williamsburg ...

The city of Williamsburg is located in Iowa County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Williamsburg has a population of 3,149 people<2> (see below for details).

Williamsburg is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Williamsburg: (319)

The ZIP code for Williamsburg: 52361<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Williamsburg had a population of 3,068 people (which is 18.76% of the total population of Iowa County). This makes Williamsburg the county's most populous community.

The population of Williamsburg represents 0.1% of the population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 116th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,068 people, the population of Williamsburg increased 17.01% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,622 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Williamsburg had an population of 3,149 people. This is an increase of 2.64% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 20.1% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities Also Named Williamsburg ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 55 communities that are also named Williamsburg - they are located in Alabama (2), Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Georgia (4), Idaho, Illinois (5), Indiana, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Maine, Maryland (3), Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri (2), Montana, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina (2), Ohio (3), Ontario (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (4), Tennessee (3), Texas (2), Utah, Virginia (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Websites for Williamsburg ...

Official Website:

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 Williamsburg. 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 Williamsburg. 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 Williamsburg. Our list includes 8 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Williamsburg ...

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

Communities near Williamsburg ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Tiffin   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the East (E) of Williamsburg

Located in Johnson County

Marengo   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of Williamsburg

Walford   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Williamsburg

Located in Benton County

Wellman   [Map]

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

Located in Washington County

North English   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of Williamsburg

Victor   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of Williamsburg

Oxford   [Map]

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

Located in Johnson County

Blairstown   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of Williamsburg

Located in Benton County

Norway   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of Williamsburg

Located in Benton County

Ladora   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Williamsburg

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Iowa

About Iowa County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Williamsburg:

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.

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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 Williamsburg.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Williamsburg - 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 Williamsburg). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Williamsburg 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Williamsburg) 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 Williamsburg. 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 Williamsburg

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Williamsburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6680, Longitude: -92.0098     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Williamsburg have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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