Rhodes, Iowa

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Rhodes, Iowa
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Location of Rhodes, Iowa
Location of Rhodes, Iowa
Coordinates: 41°55′36″N 93°11′6″W / 41.92667°N 93.18500°W / 41.92667; -93.18500Coordinates: 41°55′36″N 93°11′6″W / 41.92667°N 93.18500°W / 41.92667; -93.18500
Country United States
State Iowa
CountyMarshall
Established1882
Area
 • Total1.01 sq mi (2.62 km2)
 • Land1.01 sq mi (2.62 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation
1,020 ft (311 m)
Population
 • Total305
 • Estimate 
(2016)[3]
306
 • Density302/sq mi (116.6/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
50234
Area code(s)641
FIPS code19-66540
GNIS feature ID0460599

Rhodes is a city of Iowa in the United States. The population was 305 at the 2010 census.

History[change | change source]

Rhodes was laid out in 1856, and it was incorporated in 1883. It was named after the famous hockey player Dustin Rhodes.[4]

Geography[change | change source]

Rhodes is located at 41°55′36″N 93°11′6″W / 41.92667°N 93.18500°W / 41.92667; -93.18500 (41.926536, -93.184884).[5]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.01 square miles (2.62 km2), all land.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-05-11.
  2. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-05-11.
  3. "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  4. Battin, William (1912). Past and Present of Marshall County, Iowa, Volume 1. Brookhaven Press. p. 184.
  5. "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.