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Information on Leon, Decatur County

The City of Leon is located in the state of Iowa, in Decatur County. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the City hall of Leon 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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Leon City HALL, Decatur County

Leon City Hall's addressLeon Leon Municipal Building
104 West 1st Street

Leon IA 50144
United States
Phone number of Leon City Hall+1 641-446-6221
Leon, IA emailNot available
Leon official
Mayor of LeonJo Beth Smith
Decatur County, Iowa: Vital Records Leon vital records
Birth Certificate Order your Iowa birth certificate online

Common questions about Leon

What county is Leon IA in?

Leon, IA is located in Decatur County

Where is Leon, Iowa ?

Leon is located in Decatur County in southern Iowa, USA. It sits near the border with Missouri, around 70 miles south of Des Moines, Iowa, and roughly 120 miles north of Kansas City, Missouri. This area is characterized by its rural landscapes and small-town atmosphere, serving as the county seat of Decatur.

Demography of Leon

Name of Leon inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Population1 983 inhabitants155 / 6 461
Population density in Leon609,2 pop/sq mi (235,2 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Leon, IA

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

Top 3 most popular banks in Leon

There are 2 bank branches in Leon.
Farmers Bank of Northern Missouri is the most popular bank in Leon with 1 branch offices, followed by Great Western Bank with 1 branch offices.

Find below all bank branches in Leon:

Bank's name Number of branch offices Service Type
Farmers Bank of Northern Missouri1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Great Western Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
More info about banks in Leon

Leon administrative numbers

Leon City code1944535
Leon City postcode50144

Information on Leon, Decatur County

Cities twinned with LeonCurrently, the town Leon isn’t twinned
Namesake of Leon
  • León, Castilla y León, Espagne
  • Leon, Kansas, États-Unis
  • Leon, New York, États-Unis
  • Leon, Oklahoma, États-Unis
  • Leon, West Virginia, États-Unis
  • León, Guanajuato, Mexique
  • Leon, Philippines
  • León, León, Nicaragua
Natural parksLeon isn't part of a natural park

Toponymy and translation of Leon

Persian: لئونJapanese: リーオンKazakh: Леон
Korean: 레온Russian: ЛеонChinese: 利昂

Transportation modes in Leon

Creston Municipal Airport 37.2 miles
45 miles
Trenton Municipal Airport 46.3 miles

Leon territory

Leon area3,25 sq mi (8,43 km²)
Leon altitude1 070 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 40.7413
Longitude: -93.7556
Latitude: 40° 44' 29'' North
Longitude: 93° 45' 20'' West
Time zone
UTC -6:00 (America/Chicago)
Summer time : UTC -5:00
Winter time : UTC -6:00
Local time

What is Leon close to?

Nearby cities include: Decatur, Davis City, Van Wert and Garden Grove
DecaturDecaturGarden Grove
DecaturNeighbouring townsGarden Grove
Davis CityDavis CityPleasanton
Decatur 4 milesDavis City 7.6 milesVan Wert 9.2 miles
Garden Grove 9.8 milesWeldon 10.8 milesPleasanton 11 miles
Grand River 12.1 milesLamoni 12.6 milesLe Roy 12.8 miles
Kellerton 15.6 milesHumeston 15.9 milesBeaconsfield 16.1 miles
Lineville 16.2 milesSouth Lineville 16.6 milesClio 17.5 miles
Ellston 19.7 milesMercer 19.9 milesOsceola 20.2 miles
Derby 20.4 milesAllerton 20.4 milesWoodburn 20.4 miles

Distance between Leon and other main cities and towns

Los Angeles : 1427 milesHouston : 764 milesPhiladelphia : 981 miles
Phoenix : 1123 milesSan Antonio : 825 milesSan Diego : 1401 miles
Dallas : 574 milesSan Jose : 1521 milesJacksonville : 989 miles
Indianapolis : 407 miles closestSan Francisco : 1575 milesAustin : 756 miles
Columbus : 570 milesFort Worth : 586 milesCharlotte : 801 miles
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Schools in Leon, IA

Elementary schools in Leon

North Elementary School

District of Central Decatur Community School District
Lowest grade : 3, Highest grade : 6
Students : 231

South Elementary School

District of Central Decatur Community School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 2
Students : 203

High schools in Leon

Central Decatur Middle School/High School High School

District of Central Decatur Community School District
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 12
Students : 295

Leisure and activities in Leon surrounding area

Golf course
Leon Golf & Country ClubLamoni Golf & Country Club
to Lamoni 12.3 miles
Sun Valley Country Club
to Ellston 17.5 miles