Howard County , Iowa

Howard County: County in Iowa, United States

Howard County locator map
Location of Howard County on Iowa map.

About

Howard County is a county located in the U.S. state of Iowa. As of the 2010 census, the population was 9,566 and a population density of 8 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 9,158 inhabitants. Its county seat is Cresco. The county was created 170 years ago in 1850.

Geography

Howard County is located at 43°21'24"N 92°19'2"W (43.3567700, -92.3172000). It has 2 neighbors: Chickasaw County and Fillmore County.

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The largest city of Howard County is Cresco with a population of 3,739. Other cities include, Riceville population 764, Elma population 527, Lime Springs population 474 and Protivin population 270. See all Howard County cities & populated places.

Howard County map

Howard County Quick Facts

Population : 9,158 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Iowa (United States)
Different from : Howard County, Howard County, Howard County, Howard County, Howard County, Howard County
Area : 1227 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.08%
Land as percent of area : 99.92%
Named for : Tilghman Howard
Capital : Cresco
Establishment : January 01, 1851
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 10:25:24 (13th June 2021)
Density : 7 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -4.46% (2010-2019)

Howard County has 2 neighbours.

  • Cresco

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Howard County decreased by 4.46% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 9,566 - census
2011 9,546 -0.21% estimation process
2012 9,548 0.02% estimation process
2013 9,439 -1.15% estimation process
2014 9,353 -0.92% estimation process
2015 9,313 -0.43% estimation process
2016 9,257 -0.6% estimation process
2017 9,229 -0.3% estimation process
2018 9,172 -0.62% estimation process
2019 9,158 -0.15% estimation process

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Other places with the same name (6)

Howard County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Howard County.

City Name Population Title
Cresco 3,739 City in Iowa
Riceville 764 City in Iowa, United States
Elma 527 Human settlement in Howard County, Iowa, United States of America
Lime Springs 474 City in Iowa
Protivin 270 Human settlement in Iowa, United States of America
Chester 120 City in Howard County, Iowa, United States

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