Finding Your Way

around Iowa

As with most states, Iowa often uses county names for geographical perspective. This map shows all 99 counties by name.

Other tools which may be helpful are found below. Can't find a town? Check here to find the county where it is located. One word of warning: a town name may exist in more than one place!

Find a county name.  Select the county number in the dropdown below (begin typing to filter).


Find a county number.  Select the county name in the dropdown below (begin typing to filter).


To search for a town enter as many letters of the name as you like.  Naturally the closer you come to a spelling, the fewer returns you will get.


Think you know your county well? Get a list of all the cities, towns and settlements in a county.