Pocahontas Pocahontas County, Iowa

Pocahontas: City in and county seat of Pocahontas County, Iowa, United States

About

Pocahontas is a city located in the county of Pocahontas in the U.S. state of Iowa. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,789 and a population density of 343 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,630 inhabitants.

The city was created 130 years ago in 1892.

Pocahontas Quick Facts

Population : 1,630 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Iowa (United States)
County : Pocahontas County
Postal code : 50574
Phone Area Codes : 712
Area : 5.22 km2
Named for : Pocahontas
Altitude : 1,220 feet / 372 meters
Capital city : Pocahontas is capital of Pocahontas County
Establishment : May 05, 1892 (130 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 09:52:40 (26th May 2022)
Density : 312 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -9.75% (2010-2020)
Pocahontas locator map
Location of Pocahontas on Iowa map.
Pocahontas County Courthouse image
Pocahontas County Courthouse
Pocahontas County Courthouse image

Geography

Pocahontas is located at 42°44'8"N 94°40'9"W (42.7355300, -94.6691500).

Pocahontas map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Pocahontas decreased by 9.75% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,789 - census
2011 1,756 -1.88% estimation process
2012 1,750 -0.34% estimation process
2013 1,747 -0.17% estimation process
2014 1,752 0.29% estimation process
2015 1,723 -1.68% estimation process
2016 1,691 -1.89% estimation process
2017 1,687 -0.24% estimation process
2018 1,656 -1.87% estimation process
2019 1,634 -1.35% estimation process
2020 1,630 -0.25% estimation process

Pocahontas zip code is 50574. County name: Pocahontas, County fips: 19151

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People born in Pocahontas (3)

People born in Pocahontas, including academic James V. Schall, football player Frank Linnan, baseball player Larry Biittner, .

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Schools in Pocahontas

College & universities near Pocahontas, IA

Code Name City ZIP
153339 Faust Institute of Cosmetology-Storm Lake Storm Lake (IA) 50588
153001 Buena Vista University Storm Lake (IA) 50588
153524 Iowa Central Community College Fort Dodge (IA) 50501
153782 La James International College-Ft Dodge Fort Dodge (IA) 50501

Post offices near Pocahontas

Post Office Name City ZIP
Pocahonta Post Office Pocahontas (IA) 50574
Havelock Post Office Havelock (IA) 50546
Palmer Post Office Palmer (IA) 50571
Rol Post Office Rolfe (IA) 50581
Plover Post Office Plover (IA) 50573

Other places with the same name (5)

Other cities in Pocahontas County

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

City Name Population Title
Laurens 1,126 City in Pocahontas County, Iowa, United States
Fonda 566 Human settlement in Pocahontas County, Iowa, United States of America
Rolfe 530 City in Pocahontas County, Iowa, United States
Gilmore City 469 Human settlement in Iowa, United States of America
Palmer 149 City in Iowa, USA
Havelock 120 City in Iowa, United States
Plover 69 Human settlement in Pocahontas County, Iowa, United States of America
Varina 64 Human settlement in Pocahontas County, Iowa, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Pocahontas distances to largest Iowa cities