About Estherville

Estherville is located in Northwest Iowa, at the crossroads of Highways 4 and 9. We're conveniently located just a 15-minute drive from the Iowa Great Lakes, 3 hours from the Minneapolis International Airport and 3.5 hours from Des Moines International Airport.

Estherville By The Numbers...

​Estherville population: 6,360 (2010 census)

Emmet County population: 10,302 (2010 census)

Size: 5.32 sq mi (13.79 km2)

Elevation: 1,296 ft (395 m)

Time zone: Central Standard Time