Howard 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
Areas 2
Streams 12
Cultural Features
Airports 1
Bridges 3
Buildings 21
Cemeteries 19
Churches 29
Civil 19
Dams 2
Hospitals 11
Locales 33
Parks 37
Post Offices 6
Reservoirs 2
Schools 14
Towers 1
Trails 1
Historical Features
Locales 5
Populated Places 2
Post Offices 19
Schools 5
  • 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