Top Dams in Polk County, IA

Dams

Dam

Water barrier or embankment built across the course of a stream or into a body of water to control and (or) impound the flow of water.
See also: Forests, Locales, and Parks
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There are 5 dams in Polk County, Iowa.

  • Icon Latitude:  41.7035993°
    Longitude:  -93.6804983°
    Elevation:  912 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Johnston, IA 2.29 miles
    • Saylorville, IA 3.14 miles
    • Ankeny, IA 4.26 miles
    • Polk City, IA 4.97 miles
    • Urbandale, IA 5.56 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.7558213°
    Longitude:  -93.4488231°
    Elevation:  932 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Bondurant, IA 3.88 miles
    • Elkhart, IA 4.52 miles
    • Valeria, IA 6.62 miles
    • Mitchellville, IA 7.64 miles
    • Altoona, IA 7.76 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.7549877°
    Longitude:  -93.6985547°
    Elevation:  869 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Polk City, IA 1.36 miles
    • Ankeny, IA 5.09 miles
    • Johnston, IA 5.66 miles
    • Alleman, IA 6.34 miles
    • Saylorville, IA 6.36 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.7049883°
    Longitude:  -93.5568827°
    Elevation:  866 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Ankeny, IA 3.05 miles
    • Saylorville, IA 4.17 miles
    • Bondurant, IA 4.90 miles
    • Elkhart, IA 6.25 miles
    • Altoona, IA 6.35 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.5799894°
    Longitude:  -93.6116065°
    Elevation:  784 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Des Moines, IA 1.43 miles
    • East Des Moines, IA 3.12 miles
    • Fort Des Moines, IA 4.13 miles
    • Pleasant Hill, IA 4.75 miles
    • Windsor Heights, IA 5.14 miles