Pocahontas County
Iowa
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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

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

 

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18 Oct 2014:
Geographical Features: Lakes; Parks; Streams, Creeks & Rivers

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