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Hardin County Iowa


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Cities and Towns

Ackley -- Alden -- Buckeye -- Eldora -- Hubbard
Iowa Falls -- New Providence -- Owasa --
Radcliffe -- Steamboat Rock -- Union -- Whitten
Cleves (Unincorporated)
Garden City (Unincorporated)
Gifford (Unincorporated)
Abandoned Towns, Villages And Post Offices


County Information

Organized in 1851 from Black Hawk County.
It was named in honor of Col. John J. Hardin, of Illinois, who was killed in the Mexican War
The County Seat is Eldora



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18 Feb 2016:
Census: 2000 Census Demographics

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Butler County (northeast)
Grundy County (east)
Marshall County (southeast)
Story County (southwest)
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