Colo Story County, Iowa

Colo: City in Story County, Iowa, United States of America

Colo locator map
Location of Colo on Iowa map.

About

Colo is a city located in the county of Story in the U.S. state of Iowa. Its population at the 2010 census was 876 and a population density of 318 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 820 inhabitants.

The city was created 145 years ago in 1875.

Geography

Colo is located at 42°1'4"N 93°18'55"W (42.0177700, -93.3152100).

Colo Iowa 20090816 Welcome Sign image
Colo Iowa 20090816 Welcome Sign
Colo Iowa 20090816 Welcome Sign image

Colo map

Colo Quick Facts

Population : 820 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Iowa (United States)
County : Story County
Postal code : 50056
Area : 2.75 km2
Altitude : 1,040 feet / 317 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1876 (145 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 13:47:09 (15th June 2021)
Density : 298 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -6.83% (2010-2019)

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Colo decreased by 6.83% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 876 - census
2011 880 0.45% estimation process
2012 874 -0.69% estimation process
2013 874 0% estimation process
2014 870 -0.46% estimation process
2015 862 -0.93% estimation process
2016 855 -0.82% estimation process
2017 844 -1.3% estimation process
2018 830 -1.69% estimation process
2019 820 -1.22% estimation process

Colo zip code is 50056. County name: Story, County fips: 19169

People born in Colo (1)

Disc jockey, radio host, UPI radio news anchor Jim Lounsbury was born in Colo

Schools

College & universities near Colo

Code Name City ZIP
154208 PCI Academy-Ames Ames (IA) 50010

Stations (1)

Amtrak & bus stations near Colo

Code Name Address Type
OSC Osceola Main & East Clay Streets RAIL

Other cities in Story County

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

City Name Population Title
Ames 66,258 City in Iowa, United States
Nevada 6,677 Town in Story County, Iowa, United States
Huxley 4,036 City in Story County, Iowa, United States
Story City 3,320 City in Iowa
Slater 1,458 City in Story County, Iowa, United States
Roland 1,254 City in Iowa
Gilbert 1,147 City in Story County, Iowa, United States
Maxwell 903 City in Iowa
Cambridge 796 City in Iowa, USA
Zearing 518 Human settlement in Story County, Iowa, United States of America
Collins 467 City in Story County, Iowa, United States
Sheldahl 321 Human settlement in Iowa, United States of America
McCallsburg 320 Human settlement in Story County, Iowa, United States of America
Kelley 300 City in Iowa, USA

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