Independence Buchanan County, Iowa

Independence: City in Iowa

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About

Independence is a city located in the county of Buchanan in the U.S. state of Iowa. Its population at the 2010 census was 5,966 and a population density of 371 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 6,124 inhabitants.

The city was created 174 years ago in 1846.

Geography

Independence is located at 42°28'7"N 91°53'22"W (42.4686000, -91.8893400).

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Independence Quick Facts

Population : 6,124 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Iowa (United States)
County : Buchanan County
Postal code : 50644
Phone Area Codes : 319
Area : 16.09 km2
Altitude : 935 feet / 285 meters
Capital city : Independence is capital of Buchanan County
Establishment : January 01, 1847 (174 years ago)
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 12:59:49 (12th June 2021)
Density : 381 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 2.58% (2010-2019)

Demographics

The population of Independence increased by 2.58% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 5,966 - census
2011 5,952 -0.24% estimation process
2012 5,977 0.42% estimation process
2013 5,979 0.03% estimation process
2014 6,019 0.66% estimation process
2015 6,022 0.05% estimation process
2016 5,993 -0.48% estimation process
2017 6,033 0.66% estimation process
2018 6,072 0.64% estimation process
2019 6,124 0.85% estimation process

Independence zip code is 50644. County name: Buchanan, County fips: 19019

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People born in Independence (14)

People born in Independence, including mathematician Leonard Eugene Dickson, United States Navy admiral Harry E. Yarnell, politician Dan Rasmussen, you can see a list of people who born in Independence.

Schools

College & universities near Independence

Code Name City ZIP
153445 Hawkeye Community College Waterloo (IA) 50701
152798 Allen College Waterloo (IA) 50703-1999
154493 Upper Iowa University Fayette (IA) 52142-1857
153746 La James International College-Cedar Falls Cedar Falls (IA) 50613
154545 The Salon Professional Academy-Cedar Falls Cedar Falls (IA) 50613

Other places with the same name (13)

Other cities in Buchanan County

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

City Name Population Title
Jesup 2,703 City in the United States
Fairbank 1,133 City in Iowa, United States of America
Winthrop 849 City in Iowa, United States
Hazleton 833 Township in Buchanan County, Iowa
Quasqueton 564 City in Buchanan County, Iowa, United States
Lamont 457 City in Buchanan County, Iowa, United States
Brandon 320 City in Iowa
Rowley 270 Human settlement in Buchanan County, Iowa, United States of America
Aurora 161 City in Buchanan County, Iowa, United States
Stanley 120 City in Iowa

Distance to Other Cities

Independence distances to largest Iowa cities

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