Packwood, Iowa

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Packwood Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 46 miles SW of Iowa City, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 192 miles NE of Kansas City, Missouri
County Jefferson
Standard Zip Codes 52580
Phone Area Codes 319
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.132
Longitude -92.082

Packwood Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 10.6 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 32 F
Apr Temp 40 to 64 F
Jul Temp 65 to 88 F
Oct Temp 43 to 66 F
Annual Precip 36.5 inches
Distance 15.2 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 29 F
Apr Temp 38 to 60 F
Jul Temp 63 to 85 F
Oct Temp 40 to 63 F
Annual Precip 35.3 inches
Distance 22.5 miles
Jan Temp 11 to 29 F
Apr Temp 40 to 62 F
Jul Temp 65 to 86 F
Oct Temp 42 to 65 F
Annual Precip 34.6 inches
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Packwood Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 223 100%
Male 103 46.2%
Female 120 53.8%
Under 18 52 23.3%
18+ 171 76.7%
65+ 44 19.7%
Median Age 40.3
Average Family Size 2.86
White 220 98.7%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 3 1.3%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 0 0%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 0 0%

Estimated Packwood Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 221
Growth -2
Growth % -0.9%

Packwood Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Irish 29.3%
German 23.2%
US/American 15.5%
English 11%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 7.2%
Dutch 5%
Scotch-Irish 2.2%
Norwegian 2.2%
Pennsylvania German 1.1%
Polish 1.1%
Danish 1.1%
Swedish 1.1%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Packwood, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Limby (52580)
Pekin (52580)

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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Packwood 223 $37,321
Batavia 500 $39,063
Fairfield 9,509 $46,138
Libertyville 325 $41,875
Martinsburg 126 $41,250
Ollie 224 $35,938
Richland 587 $46,806

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Packwood Community Library
"315 S. MAIN ST., BOX 951"
Packwood, Iowa
(319) 695-5131

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Student/teacher ratio: 11.1

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