Welcome to Howard County, Iowa

Howard County Iowa - Communities


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Howard County is a county located in the U.S. state of Iowa.  As of 2000,  the population was 9,932. It's county seat is Cresco. Howard County was founded in 1851.  It was named after General Tilghman Ashurst Howard,  a  Representative of Indiana

 Parks & Recreation

Parks & Recreation

Click Here to visit the Howard County Conservation Board's website for a list of Parks and Recreation areas.

 Schools & Colleges

Schools, Colleges, Training

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Chester  population: 151

Cresco population: 3,905

Elma population: 598

Lime Springs population: 496

Protivin population: 317

Riceville population: 840