Polk County GIS Portal (Iowa)

Search for Polk 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.


Polk County Assessor Offices are charged with determining the value of taxable property in their county or local area in order to calculate Polk County property taxes. In addition to property values, Assessors maintain detailed county and local maps, including Geographic Information Science (GIS) maps. These Polk County GIS maps can show public property, parks, property divisions, and roads, as well as property assessments and property taxes in Polk 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 Polk County Assessor Office website.

Polk County Assessor's Office Des Moines IA 111 Court Avenue 50309 515-286-3158


Polk 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 Polk County property maps that show boundaries, public property, property divisions, and in some cases, population information in Polk County, Iowa. They may also include property value assessments and property tax rates. Polk 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.

Altoona City Clerk Altoona IA 407 8th Street Southeast 50009 515-967-5136

Des Moines City Clerk Des Moines IA 400 East 1st Street 50309 515-283-4141

Mitchellville City Clerk Mitchellville IA 204 Center Avenue North 50169 515-967-2935

Polk County Clerk Des Moines IA 500 Mulberry Street 50309 515-286-3772


Polk 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 Polk County GIS maps. The GIS maps at a Polk 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 Polk 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 Polk County Town and City Hall website.

Altoona City Hall Altoona IA 407 8th Street Southeast 50009 515-967-7866

Ankeny City Hall Ankeny IA 410 West 1st Street 50023 515-965-6469

Bondurant City Hall Bondurant IA 100 Lincoln Street Southeast 50035 515-967-2418

Clive City Hall Clive IA 1900 Northwest 114th Street 50325 515-223-6220

Des Moines City Hall Des Moines IA 400 Robert D. Ray Drive 50309 515-283-4209

Grimes City Hall Grimes IA 101 Northeast Harvey Street 50111 515-986-3036

Johnston City Hall Johnston IA 6221 Merle Hay Road 50131 515-278-2344

Pleasant Hill City Hall Pleasant Hill IA 5160 Maple Drive 50327 515-262-9368

Polk City City Hall Polk IA 112 South 3rd Street 50226 515-984-6233

Runnells City Hall Runnells IA 110 Brown Street 50237 515-966-2042

Sheldahl City Hall Sheldahl IA 803 2nd Street 50243 515-685-2814

Urbandale City Hall Urbandale IA 3600 86th St 50322 515-278-3900

West Des Moines City Hall West Des Moines IA 4200 Mills Civic Parkway 50265 515-222-3444

Windsor Heights City Hall Windsor Heights IA 1133 66th St 50324 515-279-3662


Polk 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 Polk 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 Polk County, Iowa. The Recorder of Deeds may also have historic GIS maps. These maps are often available on the Polk County Recorder of Deeds website.

Polk County Recorder of Deeds Des Moines IA 111 Court Avenue 50309 515-286-3160