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Zearing, Iowa

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Welcome to Zearing ...

The city of Zearing is located in Story County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Zearing has a population of 526 people<1> (see below for details).

The origin (or the toponymy) of Zearing: Named for William M. Zearing (1824-1899).

Zearing is 1,030 feet [314 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Zearing lies within the (641) area code.

The ZIP code for Zearing: 50278<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Zearing had a population of 554 people. This makes Zearing the county's 11th most populous community.

The population of Zearing represents 0.02% of the total population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 428th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 554 people, the population of Zearing decreased 10.21% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 617 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Zearing had an population of 526 people. This is a decrease of 5.05% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 14.75% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities Also Named Zearing ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Zearing - it's located in Illinois.

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

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 Zearing. 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 Zearing. 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 Zearing. Our list includes 4 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Zearing ...

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

Communities near Zearing ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Ames   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the Southwest (SW) of Zearing

Nevada   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the Southwest (SW) of Zearing

Story City   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the West (W) of Zearing

Eldora   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of Zearing

Located in Hardin County

State Center   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the Southeast (SE) of Zearing

Located in Marshall County

Roland   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the West (W) of Zearing

Gilbert   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the West (W) of Zearing

Maxwell   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the South (S) of Zearing

Colo   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the South (S) of Zearing

Melbourne   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the Southeast (SE) of Zearing

Located in Marshall County

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Iowa

About Story County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Story County:

The official website for State of Iowa:

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Zearing.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Zearing - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 Zearing). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Zearing or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>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- Zearing) 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 Zearing. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Zearing

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Zearing. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.1626, Longitude: -93.2973     [Map].






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