Pocahontas County
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Pocahontas county map

Cities and Towns

Fonda -- Gilmore City -- Havelock
Laurens -- Palmer -- Plover
Pocahontas -- Rolfe --Varina
Abandoned Towns, Villages And Post Offices

County Information
County Seat: Pocahontas
Year Organized: 1851
Square Miles: 578

The county was named in honor of Pocahontas, the Virginia Indian princess who is said to have saved Captain John Smith's life and who married John Rolfe

99 Court Square
County Courthouse
Pocahontas, IA 50574-1629
Phone: (712)335-3361



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01 Nov 2015:
Census Data: 2000 Census Demographics

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