Black Hawk County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

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Black Hawk County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Note 1: The Cultural Feature "Locales" can be very helpful in getting oriented in a new community.
Note 2: Links for Local Area Search and Driving Directions are below each feature map.

Physical Features
Islands 4
Lakes 3
Streams 19
Cultural Features
Airports 11
Bridges 2
Buildings 119
Cemeteries 59
Churches 183
Civil 27
Hospitals 31
Locales 42
Mines 6
Parks 119
Post Offices 9
Reservoirs 8
Schools 85
Towers 10
Historical Features
Airports 5
Civil 1
Locales 7
Populated Places 3
Post Offices 29
  • Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.
  • Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.
  • Historical Features are features that no longer exist on the landscape.
  • Historical Landmarks: Iowa's National Historic Landmarks
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