Howard County GIS Portal (Iowa)

Search for Howard County, IA GIS maps. A GIS map search can provide information like county maps, town maps, city maps, local maps, property maps, parcel maps, plat maps, public property, property tax assessments, flood zones, zoning boundaries, geographic information, historical maps, and property tax information.


Howard County Assessor Offices are charged with determining the value of taxable property in their county or local area in order to calculate Howard County property taxes. In addition to property values, Assessors maintain detailed county and local maps, including Geographic Information Science (GIS) maps. These Howard County GIS maps can show public property, parks, property divisions, and roads, as well as property assessments and property taxes in Howard County, Iowa. These maps can also include place names, bodies of water, flood zones, property zones, and other geographic information. Some Assessors may keep historic GIS maps that include historic property tax assessments. These maps may be available on the Howard County Assessor Office website.

Howard County Assessor's Office Cresco IA 137 North Elm Street 52136 563-547-9201


Howard County Town and City Halls provide municipal services for their town or city, including preserving vital records and maintaining records on their jurisdiction such as Howard County GIS maps. The GIS maps at a Howard County Town or City Hall can include property boundaries, public property, unclaimed parcels, and roads, as well as appraisal values for properties and property tax assessments in Howard County, Iowa. These GIS maps may also show population information, place names, zoning boundaries, bodies of water, flood zones, and other geographic information. Some Town and City Halls also have historical maps of their area. These maps are often available to the public on the Howard County Town and City Hall website.

Chester City Hall Chester IA MAIN St 52134 563-565-2768

Cresco City Hall Cresco IA 130 North Park Place 52136 563-547-3101

Elma City Hall Elma IA 313 Elm Street 50628 641-393-2543

Lime Springs City Hall Lime Springs IA 201 Center Street 52155 563-566-4405

Protivin City Hall Protivin IA 221 South Main Street 52163 563-569-8401


Howard County Clerk Offices maintain public records for a county or local government, which includes GIS maps. These maps provide detailed information on the area, including Howard County property maps that show boundaries, public property, property divisions, and in some cases, population information in Howard County, Iowa. They may also include property value assessments and property tax rates. Howard County GIS maps can show place names, bodies of water, zoning information, flood zones, and other geographic information. Clerks may also have historic GIS maps from the USGS or other organizations, and these maps are often available online through the Clerk Office website.

Howard County Clerk Cresco IA 137 North Elm Street 52136 515-332-1806


Howard County Recorders of Deeds keep real estate records to ensure the accuracy of property and land records. In addition to deeds, Recorders of Deeds also have detailed county and local maps, including Howard County GIS maps that show property lines, building information, public property, unclaimed parcels, as well as property value assessments and property tax information. These GIS maps may also include place names, zoning boundaries, bodies of water, flood zones, and other geographic information in Howard County, Iowa. The Recorder of Deeds may also have historic GIS maps. These maps are often available on the Howard County Recorder of Deeds website.

Howard County Recorder of Deeds Cresco IA 137 North Elm Street 52136 563-547-9210