Send us your Boone photos:
Boone is a city in Boone County.
It is the county seat.
The community was named for the county, which was named for Nathan Boone, a son of Daniel.
The latitude of Boone is 42.059N. The longitude is -93.88W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,135 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 12,807.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Boone demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Boone County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 50036 ZIP code.
32% of Boone residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Boone ancestry & family history guide.
Post a query on a message board:
Records & databases:
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Boone was $18,995, compared with $21,587 nationally.
18% of Boone residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.
Median rent in Boone, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $355. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $757.
Libraries in Boone include Ericson Public Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Boone include Boone News Republican
Boone County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Boone political report.
The average commute time for Boone workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
More info about Boone:
Send us your corrections and additions
Search Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Certificate programs, Diploma programs, and many others.
Enter your ZIP or Postal code to find schools near you. Your dream major may be just around the corner!