Tama County , Iowa

Tama County: County in Iowa, United States

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

About

Tama County is a county located in the U.S. state of Iowa. As of the 2010 census, the population was 17,767 and a population density of 9 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 16,854 inhabitants. Its county seat is Toledo. The county was created 178 years ago in 1842.

Geography

Tama County is located at 42°4'47"N 92°31'57"W (42.0798100, -92.5325400). It has 2 neighbors: Black Hawk County and Poweshiek County.

Tama county courthouse image
Tama county courthouse

The largest city of Tama County is Tama with a population of 2,732. Other cities include, Toledo population 2,143, Traer population 1,596, Gladbrook population 858 and Garwin population 493.

Tama County map

Tama County Quick Facts

Population : 16,854 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Iowa (United States)
Area : 1871 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.1%
Land as percent of area : 99.9%
Named for : Taimah
Altitude : 1,027 feet / 313 meters
Capital : Toledo
Establishment : January 01, 1843
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 23:43:41 (13th May 2021)
Density : 9 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -5.42% (2010-2019)

Tama County has 2 neighbors .

  • Toledo

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Tama County decreased by 5.42% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 17,767 - census
2011 17,614 -0.87% estimation process
2012 17,501 -0.65% estimation process
2013 17,430 -0.41% estimation process
2014 17,309 -0.7% estimation process
2015 17,217 -0.53% estimation process
2016 17,192 -0.15% estimation process
2017 17,029 -0.96% estimation process
2018 16,869 -0.95% estimation process
2019 16,854 -0.09% estimation process

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People born in Tama County (2)

People born in Tama County, including cinematographer and film director Fred Jackman, football and basketball coach J. Russell Townsend, you can see a list of people who born in Tama County.

Tama County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Tama 2,732 City in Tokyo, Japan
Toledo 2,143 City in Iowa, United States
Traer 1,596 City in Tama County, Iowa, United States of America
Dysart 1,313 Former town, now a suburb of Kirkcaldy, Scotland
Gladbrook 858 City in Tama County, Iowa, United States of America
Garwin 493 City in Tama County, Iowa, United States
Chelsea 249 City in Iowa, US
Montour 243 Human settlement in Tama County, Iowa, United States of America
Clutier 204 Human settlement in Tama County, Iowa, United States of America
Elberon 188 City in Iowa, United States
Vining 48 Human settlement in Tama County, Iowa, United States of America

Iowa Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Iowa 3,155,070 Midwestern state in the United States
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Linn County 226,706 County in Oregon, United States
Des Moines 214,237 City in and county seat of Polk County, Iowa, United States, and Iowa federated state capital city
Scott County 172,943 County in Tennessee, United States
Johnson County 151,140 County in Iowa, United States
Cedar Rapids 133,562 City in Iowa
Black Hawk County 131,228 County in Iowa, United States
Woodbury County 103,107 County in Iowa, United States of America
Davenport 101,590 County seat of Scott County, Iowa, United States
Dubuque County 97,311 County in Iowa, United States
Story County 97,117 County in Iowa, United States
Dallas County 93,453 County in Iowa, United States
Pottawattamie County 93,206 County in Iowa, United States of America
Sioux City 82,651 City in Iowa, United States of America
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