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Ames town

Located in the Iowa region, Ames is a town and its area, population and various key information is listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the city hall Ames at the address and times indicated on this page or contact the town hall’s reception by phone or by email depending on your preference or the information available.

Municipality reviews4.7 / 5 for Ames by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Ames mayor

Address of Ames mayorAmesCity hall Ames
PO Box 811

Ames IA 50010
United States

Work+1 515-239-5105
http://www.city.ames.ia.us
city hall phone number()515) 239-5105
International: +1 515-239-5105
city hall fax number
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city hall official websitewww.city.ames.ia.us

List of Facility in Ames

Name Street Phone
AMES POST OFFICE525 KELLOGG AVE5152321113

Ames town administration

Ames town mayorAnn H. Campbell

Ames town administrative number

Ames town code1901855
Ames town postcode50010

Ames town

Cities twinned with Ames
Czech Republic Frýdek-MístekJapan Koshu
Town’s namesake
Natural parkAmes isn't a part of any natural park

Toponymy and translation of Ames town

Persian: ایمزJapanese: エームズGeorgian: ამესი
Kazakh: ЭймесKorean: 에임스Russian: Эймс
Serbian: ЕјмсChinese: 艾姆斯 

Schools in Ames

NameAmes Christian School
Phone(515) 233-0772
Address925 S 16th St, 50010 Ames (Iowa)
DataPrivate : yes
Low grade : PK
High grade : 6
School level : Private
NameAmes High School
Phone(515) 817-0600
Address1921 Ames High Drive, 50010 Ames (Iowa)
DataPrivate : no
Low grade : 9
High grade : 12
School level : High
NameAmes Middle School
Phone(515) 268-2400
Address3915 Mortensen Road, 50014 Ames (Iowa)
DataPrivate : no
Low grade : 6
High grade : 8
School level : Middle
NameEdwards Elementary School
Phone(515) 239-3760
Address820 Miller Ave, 50014 Ames (Iowa)
DataPrivate : no
Low grade : K
High grade : 5
School level : Elementary
NameFellows Elementary School
Phone(515) 239-3765
Address1235 20th St., 50010 Ames (Iowa)
DataPrivate : no
Low grade : K
High grade : 5
School level : Elementary
NameMeeker Elementary School
Phone(515) 239-3770
Address300 20th Street, 50010 Ames (Iowa)
DataPrivate : no
Low grade : K
High grade : 5
School level : Elementary
NameMitchell Elementary School
Phone(515) 239-3775
Address3521 Jewel Dr, 50010 Ames (Iowa)
DataPrivate : no
Low grade : K
High grade : 5
School level : Elementary
NameNorthwood Pre-School
Phone(515) 268-2470
Address3012 Duff Avenue, 50010 Ames (Iowa)
DataPrivate : no
Low grade : PK
High grade : K
School level : Elementary
NameSawyer Elementary School
Phone(515) 239-3790
Address4316 Ontario St, 50010 Ames (Iowa)
DataPrivate : no
Low grade : K
High grade : 5
School level : Elementary

Schools near Ames

Ames map

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Ames town territory

Ames town area24,21 sq mi (62,71 km²)
Ames town altitude922 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 42.0255
Longitude: -93.6276
Latitude: 42° 1' 32'' North
Longitude: 93° 37' 39'' West
Time zone
UTC -6:00 (America/Chicago)
Summer time : UTC -5:00
Winter time : UTC -6:00
Local time

Ames town demography

Name of Ames town’s inhabitants (demonym)
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants50 731 population9 / 724
Ames town population density2 095,2 pop/sq mi (809,0 pop/km²)

Ames town’s neighbouring towns

Ames neighbouring towns
GilbertGilbertStory City
KelleyNeighbouring townsNevada
KelleyKelleyNevada
Ames neighbouring towns
Kelley 8.9 kmGilbert 9.3 kmNevada 13.9 km
Huxley 14.7 kmCambridge 16.1 kmSlater 17 km
Luther 17.2 kmStory City 17.8 kmRoland 18.8 km
Sheldahl 18.8 kmBoone 20.4 kmMadrid 23.1 km
Alleman 23.4 kmRandall 23.6 kmMaxwell 24.3 km
McCallsburg 25 kmColo 25.6 kmElkhart 27.4 km
Polk City 28.3 kmCollins 29.9 kmFraser 30.8 km

Distance between Ames and country’s main cities

New York City : 1649 kmLos Angeles : 2338 kmChicago : 493 km closest
Houston : 1372 kmPhiladelphia : 1566 kmPhoenix : 1871 km
San Antonio : 1466 kmSan Diego : 2307 kmDallas : 1064 km
San Jose : 2461 kmJacksonville : 1684 kmIndianapolis : 677 km
San Francisco : 2544 kmAustin : 1356 kmColumbus : 922 km

The top 3 most popular banks in Ames

There are 22 bank branches in Ames.
First National Bank, Ames, Iowa is the most popular bank in town with 4, followed by U.S. Bank National Association with 4 and then VISIONBANK OF IOWA with 3.

Find below all the banks locations in Ames :

Bank's name Address Service Type
First National Bank, Ames, Iowa405 Fifth StreetFull Service Brick and Mortar Office
U.S. Bank National Association405 Main StreetFull Service Brick and Mortar Office
VISIONBANK OF IOWA104 Chestnut StFull Service Brick and Mortar Office
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association424 Main StreetFull Service Brick and Mortar Office
Great Southern Bank402 Lincoln WayFull Service Brick and Mortar Office
Bank of the West525 Main StreetFull Service Brick and Mortar Office
Midwest Heritage Bank, FSB640 Lincoln WayFull Service Brick and Mortar Office
Exchange State Bank823 Wheeler, Suite 32Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Bankers Trust Company3725 Stange RoadFull Service Brick and Mortar Office
First American Bank1530 South DuffFull Service Brick and Mortar Office
Central State Bank2709 Northridge ParkwayFull Service Brick and Mortar Office
Great Western Bank316 South Duff AvenueFull Service Brick and Mortar Office

Hotel in Ames and its surroundings

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Nearby hotel : Best Western Plus University Park Inn & Suites
Best Western Plus University Park Inn & Suites
Address : 2500 University Boulevard : 99 $US / 170 $US - 87
Located just 1 mile from Iowa State University, this hotel features an indoor heated pool, hot tub and fitness centre. Its spacious rooms offer a flat-screen cable TV with HBO.
Nearby hotel : Comfort Inn of Ames
Comfort Inn of Ames
Address : 1605 South Dayton Place : 80 $US / 0 $US - 89
Located just minutes from the beautiful campus of Iowa State University, the Comfort Inn hotel is the perfect place for business and leisure travelers.
Nearby hotel : Hilton Garden Inn Ames
Hilton Garden Inn Ames
Address : 1325 Dickinson Avenue 112
This Ames hotel is about 10 minutes' drive from Iowa State University and Jack Trice Stadium. It features an indoor pool, restaurant and lounge and rooms with a 32-inch flat-screen TV.
Nearby hotel : Hampton Inn Ames
Hampton Inn Ames
Address : 1400 South Dayton Avenue 78
Just off motorway I-35, within a short drive of Iowa State University, this hotel in Ames, Iowa features a free hot breakfast every morning and guestrooms with comfortable Cloud Nine beds.
Nearby hotel : AmericInn Ames
AmericInn Ames
Address : 2507 Southeast 16th Street : 89 $US / 0 $US - 66
Featuring free Wi-Fi and a complimentary breakfast, this hotel is located 6 kilometers from Ames Municipal Airport. A flat-screen cable TV is provided in each room at AmericInn Ames.

Leisure and activities in the Ames town’s surrounding area

Golf course
Homewood Golf CourseColdwater Golf Links
Veenker Memorial Golf CourseAmes Golf & Country Club
Ballard Golf & Country Club
to Huxley 15 km
Prairie View Golf Course
to Nevada 15.1 km
River Bend Municipal Golf Course
to Story City 18.6 km
Cedar Pointe Golf Course
to Boone 20.4 km
Honey Creek Golf Club
to Boone 22.7 km
Twin Anchors Golf & Country Club
to Colo 26.6 km