Van Meter Dallas County, Iowa

Van Meter: Township in Dallas County, Iowa

About

Van Meter is a township located in the county of Dallas in the U.S. state of Iowa. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,016 and a population density of 25 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,342 inhabitants.

Van Meter Quick Facts

Population : 1,342 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Iowa (United States)
County : Dallas County
Area : 40.11 km2
Altitude : 919 feet / 280 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 09:10:05 (28th May 2022)
Postal code : 50261
Density : 33 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 24.29% (2010-2020)
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Location of Van Meter on Iowa map.
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Map highlighting Van Meter Township Dallas County Iowa
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Geography

Van Meter is located at 41°31'55"N 93°57'15"W (41.5319300, -93.9541200).

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Demographics

The population of Van Meter increased by 24.29% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,016 - census
2011 1,087 6.53% estimation process
2012 1,110 2.07% estimation process
2013 1,113 0.27% estimation process
2014 1,123 0.89% estimation process
2015 1,096 -2.46% estimation process
2016 1,115 1.7% estimation process
2017 1,137 1.93% estimation process
2018 1,182 3.81% estimation process
2019 1,292 8.51% estimation process
2020 1,342 3.73% estimation process

Van Meter zip code is 50261. County name: Dallas, County fips: 19049

Schools in Van Meter

College & universities near Van Meter, IA

Code Name City ZIP
475015 Aveda Institute-Des Moines West Des Moines (IA) 50266

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Van Meter, IA

Code Name Address Type
OSC Osceola Main & East Clay Streets RAIL
CRN Creston Pine and Adams Avenue RAIL

Post offices near Van Meter

Post Office Name City ZIP
Van Meter Post Office Van Meter (IA) 50261

Other cities in Dallas County

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

City Name Population Title
Waukee 26,166 City in Dallas County, Iowa, United States of America
Perry 7,896 City in Dallas County, Iowa, United States
Adel 5,607 City in Iowa
Dallas Center 1,822 City in Dallas County, Iowa, United States of America
Granger 1,631 City in Iowa, United States
Woodward 1,472 City in Iowa, USA
De Soto 1,061 Human settlement in Dallas County, Iowa, United States of America
Redfield 832 City in Dallas County, Iowa
Dexter 598 City in Dallas County, Iowa, United States
Minburn 357 City in Iowa, United States
Linden 214 Town in Dallas County, Iowa, USA
Dawson 127 Human settlement in Dallas County, Iowa, United States of America
Bouton 125 City in Iowa, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Van Meter distances to largest Iowa cities