About This Place
La Porte City is a city in Black Hawk County, Iowa, United States. The population was 2,275 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Waterloo–Cedar Falls Metropolitan Statistical Area.
La Porte City is located at 42°18′49″N 92°11′18″W / 42.31361°N 92.18833°W / 42.31361; -92.18833 (42.313606, -92.188291).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.6 square miles (6.8 km²), all of it land.