Belmond, Iowa

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A map of Iowa with the location of Belmond highlighted.

Belmond is a city in Iowa in the United States. According to the Census Bureau, there are 2,376 people living in Belmond[1] and the town's area is 2.8 miles, all of it land.

History[change | change source]

On October 14, 1966, at about 2:55pm, Belmond was hit by an F5 tornado which killed six people and destroyed 650 homes.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "US Census Data for Belmond, IA".
  2. Colias, Meredith (October 14, 2016). "Belmond marks 50 years after devastating tornado". Retrieved August 1, 2018.