Pocahontas County, Iowa Basics:

Pocahontas County Iowa - Government Site

Population: 7,166
Area: 577 square miles
County seat: Pocahontas
Area code(s) in use: 712
Time zone: CST
High school graduate or higher: 91.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.5%
Median household income: $42,138
Persons in poverty: 13.8%
Home ownership rate: 79.3%
Mean travel time to work: 16.6 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Buena Vista  Calhoun  Clay  Humboldt  Kossuth  Palo Alto  Sac  Webster  

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Map of the Pocahontas County area

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

Places in Pocahontas County, Iowa

  Airports     show all on map

Laurens Skyways Airport, Pocahontas Municipal Airport

  Areas     show all on map

Little Clear Lake Public Hunting Area, Wiegert Prairie

  Buildings     show all on map

Fonda Ambulance Service, Fonda City Hall, Fonda Opera House Museum, Fonda Public Library, Fonda Volunteer Fire Department, Gilmore City Ambulance, Gilmore City Fire Department, Havelock Fire Department, Havelock Public Library, Havelock Town Hall, Laurens Ambulance Service, Laurens City Police Department, Laurens City Town Hall, Laurens Fire Department, Laurens Public Library, Palmer Fire Department, Palmer Public Library, Plover Fire Department, Plover Public Library, Plover Town Hall, Pocahontas City Hall, Pocahontas City Police Department, Pocahontas County Courthouse, Pocahontas County Sheriff Department, Pocahontas Fire Department, Pocahontas Public Library, Rolfe Area Ambulance, Rolfe City Town Hall, Rolfe Fire Department, Rolfe Public Library, Varina Fire Department, Varina Public Library

  Canals     show all on map

Ditch Number 112, Ditch Number 14, Ditch Number 17, Ditch Number 21, Ditch Number 36, Drainage Ditch 125, Drainage Ditch 157, Drainage Ditch 66, Drainage Ditch Number 116, Drainage Ditch Number 164, Drainage Ditch Number 168, Drainage Ditch Number 169, Drainage Ditch Number 29, Drainage Ditch Number 47, Drainage Ditch Number 66, Drainage Ditch Number 74, Joint Drainage Ditch 9-13

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Calvary Cemetery, Cedar Cemetery, Clinton-Garfield Cemetery, Elfsborg - Dover Township Cemetery, Elfsborg Cemetery, Elfsborg Lutheran Cemetery, Grant Township Cemetery, Havelock Cemetery, Laurens Cemetery, Lizard Cemetery, Marshall Cemetery, Old Rolfe Cemetery, Palmer Cemetery, Powhatan Cemetery, Sacred Heart Cemetery, Saint Columbkille's Cemetery, Saint Johns Cemetery, Saint Johns Cemetery, Saint Josephs Cemetery, Saint Margarets Cemetery, Saint Paul Cemetery, Saint Pauls American Lutheran Cemetery, Summit Hill Cemetery, Swan Lake Cemetery, Swedish Mission Bethany Cemetery, Zion Cemetery

  Churches     show all on map

Bethany Lutheran Church, Bread of Life Church, Elfsborg Church, Evangelical Covenant Church, Faith Lutheran Church, Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, Pocahontas Regular Baptist Church, Presbyterian Church, Presbyterian Church, Resurrection of Our Lord Church, Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Saint Johns Church, Saint Margarets Church, Saint Pauls Lutheran Church, Saint Peter Lutheran Church, Shared Ministry of Rolfe Building, Trinity Church, United Church of Christ, United Methodist Church, United Methodist Church, United Methodist Church, United Methodist Church

  Hospitals     show all on map

Fonda Medical Clinic, Fonda Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Kass Chiropractic Clinic, Laurens Medical Clinic, Mercy Family Care Center, Pocahontas Community Hospital, Pocahontas Manor Care Center, Rolfe Care Center, Rolfe Medical Surgical Clinic, Senior Living Center, Sinek Vision Clinic, Trimark Physicians Center, Trimark Physicians Group Center, Vonnahme Chiropractic Clinic

  Lakes     show all on map

Clear Lake, Lizard Lake, Sunken Island Lake, Swan Lake (historical)

  Locales     show all on map

Bladen (historical), Buda, Buda, Colfax Township Hall, Cora, Fonda, Fonda Golf Course, Gilmore City, Hamms Bridge Access, Havelock, Laurens, Laurens Golf and Country Club, Learned, Lizard, Lizard Lake Access, Lizard Township Hall, New Co-op Elevator, Palmer (historical), Plover, Pocahontas (historical), Pocahontas County Fairgrounds, Pocahontas Golf Club, Pro Co-op Elevator, Pro Cooperative Company Elevator, Rolfe, Rolfe Golf Club, Rubens, Shirley, Sisters of Saint Francis Convent, Varina (historical), Ware (historical), Wiegert Prairie Farmstead

  Mines     show all on map

Moore Quarry

  Parks     show all on map

Biitner Field, Coopers Cove County Park, Courthouse Square, Elbert Park, Feldman Park, Havelock Wildlife Area, Heritage Park, Kaslow Prairie State Preserve, Leo Shimon Marsh Wildlife Management Area, Little Clear Lake Park, Lizard Lake County Park, Lizard Lake Wildlife Management Area, Lizzard Creek Wildlife Area, Meredith Park, Northwest Recreational Park, Palmer Wildlife Refuge, Pilot Creek County Park, Pilot Creek Wildlife Area, Plover Wildlife Area, Pocahontas Statue, Rosenberger Park, Schlensig Wildlife Area, Streit Park, Sunken Grove State Game Management Area, Tiernan Homestead Natural Area, Toben Wildlife Preserve, West Roadside Park, Whitetail Ridge Area

  Populated Places     show all on map

Blanden, Fonda, Havelock, Laurens, Lizard (historical), Palmer, Plover, Pocahontas, Ridotto, Rolfe, Rolfe (historical), Rubens Siding, Rusk, Varina, Ware, Westview

  Post Offices     show all on map

Ben Lomond Post Office (historical), Blanden Post Office (historical), Buda Post Office (historical), Fonda Post Office, Garlock Post Office (historical), Garvey Post Office (historical), Gilmore City Post Office, Havelock Post Office, Laurens Post Office, Learned Post Office (historical), Lilly Post Office (historical), Lizard Post Office (historical), Lizzard Post Office (historical), Luella Post Office (historical), Palmer Post Office, Parvin Post Office (historical), Plover Post Office, Pocahontas Post Office, Pocahontas Post Office (historical), Rolfe Post Office, Rubens Post Office (historical), Rust Post Office (historical), Shirley Post Office (historical), Spring Flower Post Office (historical), Varina Post Office, Ware Post Office (historical)

  Schools     show all on map

Laurens - Marathon Elementary School, Laurens - Marathon High School, Laurens - Marathon Middle School, Newell Fonda Community School, Our Lady of Good Counsel School, Palmer-Pomeroy Middle School, Pocahontas Area Community Middle / High School, Pocahontas Area Elementary School, Pocahontas Area Regional Learning Center, Pocahontas Area School, Pocahontas Catholic School

  Streams     show all on map

Beaver Creek, Crooked Creek, Little Cedar Creek, North Branch Lizard Creek, Pilot Creek

  Woods     show all on map

Ripperger Woods,

Pocahontas County, Iowa Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhitePocahontas County White population 6,9946,994  
MixedPocahontas County Mixed population 6464
BlackPocahontas County Black population 4342
American IndianPocahontas County American Indian population 2928
AsianPocahontas County Asian population 2121
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderPocahontas County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 1414

Additional population tables :
State population table
Iowa population by county