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Story County, Iowa

50010, 50011

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Statistics & Facts

The Iowa state capital is Des Moines.
The population of Ames is approximately 47,198 (1990), 58965 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 16,058 (1990), 22759 (2010).
The amount of land area in Ames is 50.902 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.045 sq kilometers.
The distance from Ames to Washington DC is 936 miles.
The distance to the Iowa state capital is 30 miles. (as the crow flies)
Ames is positioned 42.02 degrees north of the equator and 93.62 degrees west of the prime meridian.


Brunnier Art Museum
Ames, Iowa
290 Scheman Building
Phone: 515-294-3342
Please call for hours of operation

Farm House Museum
on Iowa State University Campus
Ames, Iowa
Phone: 515-294-3342
Please call for hours of operation

Iowa State University Horticultural Gardens
Iowa State University
Ames, IA 50001
Phone: (515) 294-2751

Octagon Center for the Arts
427 Douglas
Ames, Iowa
Phone: 515-232-5331
Please call for hours of operation

Reiman Gardens
1407 Elwood Dr.
Ames, Iowa
main entrance to campus from Hwy. 30
Phone: 515-294-2710
Please call for current hours of operation

Story County Conservation Center
McFarland Park, NE of Ames
Phone: 515-232-2516
Please call for hours of operation
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Ames Schools

Iowa State University
Phone: 515-294-7958

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