Story County, Iowa Basics:


Story County Iowa - Government Site

Population: 91,630
Area: 573 square miles
County seat: Nevada
Area code(s) in use: 515 641
Time zone: CST
High school graduate or higher: 95.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 47.7%
Median household income: $49,683
Persons in poverty: 20.1%
Home ownership rate: 55.3%
Mean travel time to work: 17.7 minutes


Adjacent counties:
Boone  Hamilton  Hardin  Jasper  Marshall  Polk  

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Our detail map of Story County shows the Story County, Iowa boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Story County, Iowa

  Airports     show all on map

Aerodrome, Ames Municipal Airport, Nevada Municipal Airport, Paul Landing Strip, Sch Heliport

  Bridges     show all on map

Calamus Creek Bridge, East Indian Creek Bridge, Keigley Branch Bridge, Skunk River Bridge, Sopers Mill Bridge

  Buildings     show all on map

Agronomy Greenhouse, Agronomy Hall, Agronomy Lab, Alumni Hall, Ames Fire Department Station 1, Ames Fire Department Station 2, Ames Fire Department Station 3, Ames Police Department, Ames Public Library, Ames Public Library, Andrews House, Armory, Atanasoff Hall, Barton Hall, Beardshear Hall, Bessey Hall, Beyer Hall, Birch Hall, Black Engineering Building, Brunnier Art Museum, Cambridge City Hall, Cambridge Fire and Rescue, Carrie Chapman Catt Hall, Carver Hall, Child Development Lab, College of Design, College of Veterinary Medicine, Collins City Hall, Collins Fire and Rescue, Collins Public Library, Colo Fire and Rescue, Communications Building, Coover Hall, Curt Forbes Residential Center, Curtiss Hall, Davidson Hall, Durham Center, East Hall, Elm Hall, Engineering Annex, Engineering Extension Building, Engineering Research Institute, English Office Building, Exhibit Hall, Farm House Museum, Fire Services Education Building, Fisher Theater, Fisher-Nickell Hall, Food Sciences Building, Forestry Greenhouse, Forker Building, Freeman Hall, Friley Hall, General Services Building, Genetics Lab, Gilbert City Hall, Gilbert Fire Department, Gilbert First Responders, Gilman Hall, Hamilton Hall, Hawthorn Court, Heady Hall, Helser Hall, Hilton Coliseum, Horticulture Hall, Howe Hall, Human Nutritional Sciences Building, Huxley City Hall, Huxley Fire and Rescue, Huxley Library, Huxley Police Department, Iowa State University Department of Public Safety, Jacobson Athletic Building, Kelley City Hall, Kelley Fire Department, Kelley First Responders, Kildee Hall, Kildee Meats Lab, Lab of Mechanics, Lagomarcino Hall, Landscape Architecture Building, Larch Hall, LeBaron Hall, Lied Recreation Athletic Center, Linden Hall, Lush Auditorium, Lyon Hall, MacKay Hall, Maple Hall, Marston Hall, Maxwell City Hall, Maxwell First Responders, Maxwell Public Library, Maxwell Volunteer Fire Department, McCallsburg City Hall, McCallsburg Fire Department, Mccallsburg First Responders, Meat Lab, Memorial Union, Metals Development Building, Molecular Biology Building, Morrill Hall, Music Hall, National Soil Tilth Lab, National Swine Research Center, Nevada Fire Department, Nevada First Responders, Nevada Police Department, Nevada Public Library, Oak Hall, Office and Lab Building, Olsen Building, Osborn Cottage, Parks Library, Pearson Hall, Physics Hall, Plant Pathology Greenhouse, Presidents House, Printing and Publications Building, Richards House, Roberts Hall, Roland City Hall, Roland Fire Department, Roland Public Library, Roland Response Team, Ross Hall, Rumminant Nutrition Lab, Scheman Building, Science Hall, Science Hall II, Seed Sciences Building, Sheldahl City Hall, Sherman Townhall, Slater - Shedahl First Response, Slater City Hall, Slater Fire Department, Slater Public Library, Sloss House, Snedecor Hall, Spedding Hall, State Gymnasium, Stephens Auditorium, Story Center Historical Museum, Story City Ambulance Service, Story City City Hall, Story City Fire Department, Story City Library, Story City Police Department, Story County Conservation Center, Story County Courthouse, Story County Home, Story County Sheriffs Office, Student Health Center, Student Services Building, Town Engineering Building, Transportation Services Building, United States Department of Agriculture Greenhouse, Welch Hall, Westgate Hall, Wilhelm Hall, Willow Hall, Zearing Fire and Rescue, Zearing Public Library, Zearing Town Hall

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Ames Municipal Cemetery, Arrasmith Cemetery, Baldus Cemetery, Ballard Cemetery, Bergen Cemetery, Bethany Cemetery, Bethlehem Cemetery, Bloomington Cemetery, Born Cemetery, Brouhard Cemetery, Brubaker Cemetery, Cambridge Cemetery, Center Cemetery, Center Grove Cemetery, College Cemetery, Collins Cemetery, Colo Cemetery, Evergreen Memory Gardens, Fairview Cemetery, Fjelberg Cemetery, Fosen Cemetery, Gilbert Cemetery, Knoll Cemetery, Lincoln Cemetery, Maxwell Cemetery, McCallsburg Cemetery, McMichael Cemetery, Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Mound Cemetery, Murphy Cemetery, Nevada Cemetery, Oak Hill Cemetery, Ontario Cemetery, Palestine Cemetery, Peerson Cemetery, Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Pleasant Run Cemetery, Roland Cemetery, Saint James Cemetery, Saint Patrick Catholic Cemetery, Sheffield Cemetery, Sheldahl Cemetery, Slater Cemetery, South Saint Petri Cemetery, Sowers Cemetery, Sparrow Cemetery, Sunday Cemetery, Walnut Grove Cemetery, Woodland Cemetery, Zearing Cemetery

  Churches     show all on map

Ames Church of the Nazarene, Ames Community Church, Ames Four Square Church, Ames Four Square Church, Ames Jewish Congregation, Ames Mennonite Church, Ames Reformed Church, Ames Seventh Day Adventist Church, Ascension Lutheran Church, Assembly of God Church, Bergen Lutheran Church, Bethany Lutheran Church, Bethany Lutheran Church, Bethany Lutheran Church, Bethel Lutheran Church, Bethel United Methodist Church, Bethesda Lutheran Church, Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Bible Faith Church, Brethren Church, Bridgeway Church, Calvary United Methodist Church, Campus Baptist Church, Central Presbyterian Church, Chinese Evangelical Free Church, Christ Apostolic Faith Temple, Christian Church, Christian Church, Collegiate Presbyterian Church, Collegiate United Methodist Church, Collins Christian Church, Community Evangelical Free Church, Community of Christ Church, Cornerstone Church of Ames, Cornerstone Church of Christ, Episcopal Parish of Ames, Evangelical Free Church, Faith Baptist Church, First Assembly of God Church, First Baptist Church of Ames, First Christian Church, First Church of Christ Scientist, First Evangelical Free Church, First Presbyterian Church, First United Methodist Church, Fjeldberg Lutheran Church, Friends Meeting, Friendship Baptist Church, Gilbert Evangelical Free Church, Gilbert Lutheran Church, Grace Evangelical Free Church, Grace United Methodist Church, Grand Avenue Baptist Church, Harvest Assembly of God Church, Heartland Baptist Church, Immanuel Lutheran Church, Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses, Korean Christian Reformed Church, Korean United Methodist Church, Lord of Life Lutheran Church, McCallsburg Presbyterian Church, Memorial Lutheran Church, Memorial Lutheran Church, Nazareth Lutheran Church, Nevada Baptist Church, New Life United Pentecostal Church, North Grand Church of Christ, Northminster Presbyterian Church, Oakwood Road Church, Palestine Church, Pleasant Grove Church, Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Saint Andrews Lutheran Church, Saint Cecilia Church, Saint Gabriel's Catholic Church, Saint Johns by the Campus Church, Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Saint Paul Lutheran Church, Saint Petri Lutheran Church, Saint Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, Saints Peter and Paul Church, Salem Lutheran Church, Seventh Day Adventist Church, Sheldahl Norwegian Lutheran Church, Slater Baptist Church, Stonbrook Community Church, Story City Evangelical Free Church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Trinity Christian Reformed Church, Trinity United Methodist Church, Unitarian Fellowship of Ames, United Church of Christ, United Methodist Church, United Methodist Church, United Methodist Church, United Methodist Church, United Methodist Church, Unity Church of Ames, University Lutheran Congregational Church, Westside Church of Church, Willow Creek Open Bible Church, Zearing Christian Church

  Crossings     show all on map

Interchange 102, Interchange 111, Interchange 113, Interchange 116, Interchange 123, Interchange 124

  Dams     show all on map

Arnold Lake Dam, Hendrickson Marsh Dam, Hickory Grove Lake Dam, McFarland Lake Dam

  Hospitals     show all on map

Abington on Grand Center, Ames Back and Neck Care Center, Ames Oral Surgeons Center, Ames Pathology Center, Bethany Manor, Bliss Cancer Center, Bonthala Clinic, Colonial Manor of Zearing, Doran Clinic for Women, Green Hills Health Center, Huxley Family Physicians Center, Iowa Heart Center, Livingstone Homes, Mary Greeley Medical Center, Maxwell Medical Clinic, McFarland Clinic, McFarland Clinic, McFarland Clinic, McFarland Eye Center, McFarland Eye Center, Nevada Back and Neck Care Center, Riverside Manor, Story County Hospital, Zearing Medical Clinic

  Lakes     show all on map

Arnold Lake, Comar Lake, Hendrickson Marsh Lake, Hickory Grove Lake, Laverne Lake, Twin Anchors Lake

  Locales     show all on map

Ames, Ames Country Club, Ames Mall, Ballard Country Club, Boardman (historical), Cambridge, Camp Canwita, Collins (historical), Colo, Community Historical Society Museum, Elwell, Farmers Elevator Company Elevator, Farmers Elevator Company Elevator, Fernald, Gilbert, Heartland Cooperative Company Elevator, Homewood Golf Course, Huxley (historical), Huxley Wastewater Treatment Plant, Illinois Grove, Indian Creek Country Club, Iowa State University Arboretum, Iowa State University Experimental Farm, Iowa State University Experimental Farm Number 1, Kelley (historical), Maxwell (historical), McCallsburg, Nevada, North Grand Mall, Oaks Golf Course, Ontario (historical), Prairie View Golf Course (historical), Reiman Gardens, Riverbend Golf Course, Roland (historical), Sheffield, Shipley (historical), Slater, Story City, Story City North Bound Rest Area, Story City South Bound Rest Area, Swanson Elevator, Twin Anchors Campground, Veenker Memorial Golf Course, Whispering Oaks Campground, Zearing (historical)

  Mines     show all on map

Ames Mine

  Parks     show all on map

4-H Park, Anderson Park, Bandshell Park, Berhow Park, Brookside Park, Carr Park, Centennial Park, Christopher Gartner Park, Clyde Williams Field, Clyde Williams Stadium (historical), Country Gables Park, Dakins Lake Park, Daley Park, Doolittle Prairie State Preserve, Duff Park, Duplicate Sun Dial of Plymouth Colony Historical Marker, Erickson Park, Franklin Park, Gateway Hills Park, Harrington Park, Hattery Park, Hendrickson Marsh State Hunting Area, Hickory Grove County Park, Hutchinson Park, Inis Grove Park, Iowa State Nursery, Izaak Walton League Park, Jack Trice Stadium, Kiwanis Park, Lee Park, Mardean Park, Maxwell City Park, McDonald Woods, McFarland Lake Park, Memorial Park, Moore Memorial Park, Moore Park, Munn Woods, Nordkalsem Park, North Park, O'Neil Park, Old Towne Park, Parkview Park, Peterson Pits Recreation Area, Railroad Park, River Valley Park, Site of First House in West Ames Historical Marker, Site of the First House in Ames Historical Marker, Smith Park, Sopers Mill Access Area, South Valley River Park, Squaw Creek Park, Teagarden Park, Tom Evans Park, Veterans Memorial Field, Zumwalt Station Park

  Populated Places     show all on map

Ames, Bloomington, Cambridge, Collins, Colo, Crestview Mobile Home Park, Fernald, Gilbert, Homestead Colony, Huxley, Iowa Center, Kelley, Maxwell, McCallsburg, Meadow Lane Mobile Home Park, Midvale, Nevada, Old Orchard Mobile Home Park, Ontario, Robison-Whitaker Acres, Roland, Rolling Hills Mobile Home Park, Shady Grove Mobile Home Park, Sheldahl, Shipley, Slater, Story City, Zearing, Zenorsville

  Post Offices     show all on map

Ames Post Office, Boardman Post Office (historical), Cambridge Post Office, Camden Post Office (historical), Colbyville Post Office (historical), Collins Post Office, Colo Post Office, Elwell Post Office (historical), Fernald Post Office (historical), Gilbert Post Office, Huxley Post Office, Iowa Center Post Office (historical), Johnsons Grove Post Office (historical), Johnston Grove Post Office (historical), Kelley Post Office, Maxwell Post Office, McCallsburg Post Office, Nevada Post Office, Ontario Post Office (historical), P L Post Office (historical), Palestine Post Office (historical), Point Palestine Post Office (historical), Roland Post Office, Roland Post Office (historical), Sheffield Post Office (historical), Sheldahl Post Office, Shipley Post Office (historical), Slater Post Office, Story City Post Office, Summit Post Office (historical), Sunset Post Office (historical), Willow Grove Post Office (historical), Zearing Post Office

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Dakins Lake, McFarland Lake

  Schools     show all on map

Abbie Sawyer Elementary School, Ames Christian School, Ames Christian School, Ames High School, Ames Middle School, Ballard Community High School, Ballard Community Middle School, Beardshear School, Central Elementary School, Central Junior High School, Collins - Maxwell Elementary School, Collins - Maxwell Middle / High School, Colo - NESCO Elementary Learning Center, Colo - NESCO Junior / Senior High School, Colo - NESCO North Learning Center, Colo - NESCO South Learning Center, Crawford School, East Elementary School, Edwards Elementary School, Fellows Elementary School, Fellows Elementary School, Gilbert Elementary School, Gilbert High School, Gilbert Middle School, Harlan School, Iowa State Univ Experimental Farms Number 2, Iowa State University, Kate Mitchell Elementary School, Lincoln School, Meeker Elementary School, Mifford Consolidated School, Nevada High School, Nevada Middle School, Nevada Seventh - day Adventist School, Northwood School, Oak Park Academy, Roland - Story Elementary School, Roland - Story High School, Roland - Story Middle School, Roosevelt School, Saint Cecilia Elementary School, Saint Cecilia School, West Elementary School, Wilson School

  Streams     show all on map

Ballard Creek, Bear Creek, Clear Creek, College Creek, Dry Creek, Dye Creek, East Indian Creek, Keigley Branch, Long Dick Creek, Onion Creek, Rock Creek, Rupple Creek, Squaw Creek, Walnut Creek, West Indian Creek, Worrell Creek

  Towers     show all on map

KASI-AM (Ames), KCCQ-FM (Ames), KCCQ-FM (Ames), KLYF-FM (Des Moines), KPGY-FM (Ames), KUSR-FM (Ames), WOI-AM (Ames)

  Trails     show all on map

Heart of Iowa Nature Trail, Prarie Rail Trail,

Story County, Iowa Population By Race (2012 estimate)

RacePopulation
WhiteStory County White population 81,64281,642  
AsianStory County Asian population 5,7735,772
BlackStory County Black population 2,5662,565
MixedStory County Mixed population 1,4661,466
American IndianStory County American Indian population 183183
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderStory County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

Additional population tables :
State population table
Iowa population by county