Corning Adams County, Iowa

Corning: City in Adams County, Iowa, United States

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Location of Corning on Iowa map.


Corning is a city located in the county of Adams in the U.S. state of Iowa. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,635 and a population density of 396 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,424 inhabitants.

The city was created 169 years ago in 1851.

Icarian Colony sign and buildings image
Icarian Colony sign and buildings
Icarian Colony sign and buildings image


Corning is located at 40°59'24"N 94°44'27"W (40.9899900, -94.7408100).

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Corning forecast: Areas of frost before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. more

Corning Quick Facts

Population : 1,424 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Iowa (United States)
County : Adams County
Postal code : 50841
Phone Area Codes : 641
Area : 4.13 km2
Altitude : 1,194 feet / 364 meters
Capital city : Corning is capital of Adams County
Establishment : January 01, 1852 (169 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 09:06:53 (23rd October 2021)
Density : 345 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -14.82% (2010-2020)
Weather : 61℉ Areas Of Frost then Mostly Sunny 7-days weather


According to census records, the population of Corning decreased by 14.82% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,635 - census
2011 1,618 -1.05% estimation process
2012 1,586 -2.02% estimation process
2013 1,570 -1.02% estimation process
2014 1,564 -0.38% estimation process
2015 1,505 -3.92% estimation process
2016 1,478 -1.83% estimation process
2017 1,458 -1.37% estimation process
2018 1,451 -0.48% estimation process
2019 1,433 -1.26% estimation process
2020 1,424 -0.63% estimation process

Corning zip code is 50841. County name: Adams, County fips: 19003

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Local Places in Corning

1 Corning City Hall

Address: 601 6th St, Corning, IA 50841 ➦ Show Map

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People born in Corning (10)

People born in Corning, including talk show host and magician Johnny Carson, statistician Wayne Fuller, film director, film producer, screenwriter Ben F. Wilson, you can see a list of people who born in Corning.

  • Bob Odell (American football player and coach (1922-2012)) he was born in 05/03/1922
  • Byron Barr (American actor (1917-1966)) he was born in 18/08/1917
  • C. Maxwell Stanley (American businessman) he was born in 01/01/1904
  • James Verne Dusenberry (anthropologist) he was born in 07/04/1906
  • James N. Cupp (US Marine Corps double ace in World War II) he was born in 28/03/1921
  • Tom Shipley (politician) he was born in 01/01/1953
  • Ted A. Wells (American aviator and sailor) he was born in 12/03/1907

Schools in Corning

College & universities near Corning, IA

Code Name City ZIP
154396 Southwestern Community College Creston (IA) 50801

Stations (3)

Amtrak & bus stations near Corning, IA

Code Name Address Type
CRN Creston Pine and Adams Avenue RAIL
OSC Osceola Main & East Clay Streets RAIL
OMA Omaha 1003 S. 9th Street RAIL

Post offices near Corning

Post Office Name City ZIP
Corning Post Office Corning (IA) 50841

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Other cities in Adams County

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

City Name Population Title
Prescott 235 City in Iowa
Williamson 157 City in Iowa, USA
Nodaway 102 Township in Adams County, Iowa
Carbon 31 City in Adams County, Iowa, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Corning distances to largest Iowa cities