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Information on Cresco, Howard County

The City of Cresco is located in the state of Iowa, in Howard County. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the City hall of Cresco at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the Town hall government by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Cresco City HALL, Howard County

Cresco City Hall's addressCresco Cresco Municipal Building
130 North Park Place

Cresco IA 52136
United States
Phone number of Cresco City Hall+1 563-547-3101
Cresco, IA emailNot available
Cresco official
Mayor of CrescoMark Bohle
Howard County, Iowa: Vital Records Cresco vital records
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Common questions about Cresco

What county is Cresco IA in?

Cresco, IA is located in Howard County

Where is Cresco, Iowa ?

Cresco lies in Howard County in the northeastern part of Iowa, United States. It is situated near the Iowa-Minnesota border and is approximately 20 miles southwest of the city of Decorah, Iowa. Cresco is also about 90 miles southeast of Rochester, Minnesota, which is home to the Mayo Clinic.

Demography of Cresco

Name of Cresco inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Population3 905 inhabitants94 / 5 040
Population density in Cresco1 166,5 pop/sq mi (450,4 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Cresco, IA

Where to apply for a passport in Cresco, IA? There are 1 passport offices in Cresco, try one of these:
Name Street Phone number

Top 3 most popular banks in Cresco

There are 1 bank branches in Cresco.
CUSB Bank is the most popular bank in Cresco with 1 branch offices.

Find below all bank branches in Cresco:

Bank's name Number of branch offices Service Type
CUSB Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
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Cresco administrative numbers

Cresco City code1917220
Cresco City postcode52136

Information on Cresco, Howard County

Cities twinned with CrescoCurrently, the town Cresco isn’t twinned
Natural parksCresco isn't part of a natural park

Toponymy and translation of Cresco

Persian: کرسکوJapanese: クレスコKazakh: Крэско
Korean: 크레스코Russian: КрескоChinese: 克雷斯科

Transportation modes in Cresco

Decorah Municipal Airport 20.1 miles
Northeast Iowa Regional Airport 32.4 miles
Rochester International Airport 41.8 miles

Cresco territory

Cresco area3,35 sq mi (8,67 km²)
Cresco altitude1 299 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 43.3718
Longitude: -92.1163
Latitude: 43° 22' 18'' North
Longitude: 92° 6' 59'' West
Time zone
UTC -6:00 (America/Chicago)
Summer time : UTC -5:00
Winter time : UTC -6:00
Local time

What is Cresco close to?

Nearby cities include: Ridgeway, Lime Springs, Protivin and Harmony
Lime SpringsLime SpringsHarmony
Lime SpringsNeighbouring townsRidgeway
Ridgeway 8 milesLime Springs 10 milesProtivin 10.8 miles
Harmony 13.7 milesSpillville 14.3 milesCanton 14.4 miles
Chester 15 milesDecorah 17.4 milesCalmar 18.2 miles
Fort Atkinson 18.2 milesElma 18.4 milesJackson Junction 19 miles
Alta Vista 19.4 milesMabel 20.3 milesLawler 20.8 miles
Preston 20.9 milesLe Roy 22 milesRiceville 22 miles
Waucoma 22.2 milesOstrander 22.8 milesSt. Lucas 23 miles

Distance between Cresco and other main cities and towns

Los Angeles : 1552 milesHouston : 957 milesPhiladelphia : 906 miles
Phoenix : 1272 milesSan Antonio : 1026 milesSan Diego : 1537 miles
Dallas : 774 milesSan Jose : 1612 milesJacksonville : 1070 miles
Indianapolis : 396 miles closestSan Francisco : 1661 milesAustin : 956 miles
Columbus : 526 milesFort Worth : 786 milesCharlotte : 826 miles
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Schools in Cresco, IA

Elementary schools in Cresco

Cresco Early Childhood Development Center

District of Howard-Winneshiek Community School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : PK
Students : 44

Crestwood Elementary School

District of Howard-Winneshiek Community School District
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 509

High schools in Cresco

Crestwood High School

District of Howard-Winneshiek Community School District
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 12
Students : 583

Private schools in Cresco

Notre Dame Catholic School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 233

Leisure and activities in Cresco surrounding area

Niagara Cave
to Harmony 10.3 miles
Golf course
Cresco Country ClubSilvercrest Country Club
to Decorah 15.8 miles
South Winn Golf & Country Club
to Calmar 16.3 miles
Jackson Heights Golf Course
to Fort Atkinson 17.7 miles
Maple Heights Golf & Country Club
to Elma 18.1 miles