Harlan, Shelby County, Iowa

Harlan: City in Iowa, USA

About

Harlan is a city located in the county of Shelby in the U.S. state of Iowa. Its population at the 2010 census was 5,106 and a population density of 449 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 4,795 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Harlan

Population : 4,795 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Iowa (United States)
County : Shelby County
Postal code : 51537
Phone Area Codes : 712
Area : 11.38 km2
Altitude : 1,253 feet / 382 meters
Capital city : Harlan is capital of Shelby County
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 07:58:23 (16th August 2022)
Density : 422 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -6.49% (2010-2020)
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Location of Harlan on Iowa map.
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Geography

Harlan is located at 41°39'11"N 95°19'32"W (41.6530400, -95.3255500).

Harlan map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Harlan decreased by 6.49% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 5,106 - census
2011 5,005 -2.02% estimation process
2012 5,039 0.67% estimation process
2013 4,984 -1.1% estimation process
2014 4,973 -0.22% estimation process
2015 4,922 -1.04% estimation process
2016 4,870 -1.07% estimation process
2017 4,830 -0.83% estimation process
2018 4,820 -0.21% estimation process
2019 4,766 -1.13% estimation process
2020 4,795 0.6% estimation process

Harlan zip code is 51537. County name: Shelby, County fips: 19165

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People born in Harlan (14)

People born in Harlan, including sociologist Carl Cleveland Taylor, film producer and director Lynn Reynolds, theologian Ronald Burke, .

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Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Harlan, IA

Code Name Address Type
OMA Omaha 1003 S. 9th Street RAIL
CRN Creston Pine and Adams Avenue RAIL

Post offices near Harlan

Post Office Name City ZIP
Harlan Post Office Harlan (IA) 51537

Other places with the same name (3)

  • Harlan , Kentucky city in Harlan County, Kentucky, United States with a population of 1,471 people.
  • Harlan , Kansas human settlement in United States of America with a population of 72 people.

Other cities in Shelby County

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

City Name Population Title
Shelby 607 City in Iowa, United States
Elk Horn 601 American city in Iowa
Earling 403 Human settlement in Shelby County, Iowa, United States of America
Defiance 260 City in Shelby County, Iowa, United States
Panama 206 City in Iowa
Portsmouth 176 Human settlement in Shelby County, Iowa, United States of America
Westphalia 117 City in Iowa, United States
Tennant 63 City in Shelby County, Iowa, United States
Kirkman 61 City in Shelby County, Iowa, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Harlan distances to largest Iowa cities