Beacon Mahaska County, Iowa

Beacon: Human settlement in Mahaska County, Iowa, United States of America

About

Beacon is a city located in the county of Mahaska in the U.S. state of Iowa. Its population at the 2010 census was 494 and a population density of 191 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 488 inhabitants.

Beacon Quick Facts

Population : 488 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Iowa (United States)
County : Mahaska County
Postal code : 52534
Area : 2.59 km2
Altitude : 758 feet / 231 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 19:39:58 (24th January 2022)
Density : 188 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -1.23% (2010-2020)
Weather : 2℉ Partly Cloudy 7-days weather

Geography

Beacon is located at 41°16'37"N 92°40'47"W (41.2769500, -92.6796400).

Beacon map

Weather

Beacon forecast: Partly cloudy, with a low around 2. more

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Beacon decreased by 1.23% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 494 - census
2011 497 0.6% estimation process
2012 493 -0.81% estimation process
2013 493 0% estimation process
2014 494 0.2% estimation process
2015 490 -0.82% estimation process
2016 487 -0.62% estimation process
2017 488 0.2% estimation process
2018 485 -0.62% estimation process
2019 487 0.41% estimation process
2020 488 0.2% estimation process

Beacon zip code is 52534. County name: Mahaska, County fips: 19123

Schools in Beacon

College & universities near Beacon, IA

Code Name City ZIP
154590 William Penn University Oskaloosa (IA) 52577

Stations (3)

Amtrak & bus stations near Beacon, IA

Code Name Address Type
OTM Ottumwa station 210 West Main Street RAIL
OSC Osceola Main & East Clay Streets RAIL
MTP Mount Pleasant 418 North Adams Street RAIL

Post offices near Beacon

Post Office Name City ZIP
Beacon Post Office Beacon (IA) 52534

Other places with the same name (2)

  • Beacon , New York city in Dutchess County, New York, United States with a population of 13,930 people.

Other cities in Mahaska County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Mahaska County , IA.

City Name Population Title
Oskaloosa 11,803 City in and the county seat of Mahaska County, Iowa, United States
New Sharon 1,286 Human settlement in Mahaska County, Iowa, United States of America
Fremont 727 City in Mahaska County, Iowa, United States
University Park 468 City in Mahaska County, Iowa, United States
Barnes City 169 Human settlement in Iowa, United States of America
Rose Hill 161 City in Mahaska County, Iowa, United States
Leighton 155 City in Iowa
Keomah Village 99 Human settlement in Mahaska County, Iowa, United States of America