Duncan, Iowa

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Duncan, Iowa
Duncan is located in Iowa
Duncan
Duncan
Duncan is located in the US
Duncan
Duncan
Coordinates: 43°6′16″N 93°42′40″W / 43.10444°N 93.71111°W / 43.10444; -93.71111Coordinates: 43°6′16″N 93°42′40″W / 43.10444°N 93.71111°W / 43.10444; -93.71111
CountryUnited States
StateIowa
CountyHancock
Area
 • Total0.79 sq mi (2.05 km2)
 • Land0.78 sq mi (2.03 km2)
 • Water0.008 sq mi (0.02 km2)
Elevation
1,237 ft (377 m)
Population
(2010)
 • Total131
 • Density170/sq mi (64/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
ZIP code
50423
Area code(s)641
FIPS code19-22710
GNIS feature ID0456058

Duncan is a census-designated place (CDP) in Hancock County, Iowa, United States. The population was 131 at the 2010 census.[1]

History[edit]

Duncan was platted in 1900.[2]

Geography[edit]

Duncan is located at 43°6′16″N 93°42′40″W / 43.10444°N 93.71111°W / 43.10444; -93.71111,[3] 4.6 miles (7.4 km) east of Britt and 5.4 miles (8.7 km) west of Garner along U.S. Route 18.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 0.79 square miles (2.05 km2), of which 0.78 square miles (2.03 km2) is land and 0.0077 square miles (0.02 km2), or 0.90%, is water.[1]

Education[edit]

It is a part of the Garner-Hayfield-Ventura Community School District. It was previously in the Garner-Hayfield Community School District,[4] which merged into the current GHV district on July 1, 2015.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Duncan CDP, Iowa". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved December 4, 2012.
  2. ^ History of Winnebago County and Hancock County, Iowa. Pioneer Publishing Company. 1917. p. 291.
  3. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  4. ^ "District Info." Garner-Hayfield Community School District. December 1, 1998. Retrieved on November 7, 2018. Garner-Hayfield Community School District is a predecessor district, so all of those areas are in the current GHV district.
  5. ^ "REORGANIZATION & DISSOLUTION ACTIONS SINCE 1965-66." Iowa Department of Education. Retrieved on July 20, 2018.