Free Shelby County, Iowa Topo Maps & Elevations

Free printable Shelby County, IA topographic maps, GPS coordinates, photos, & more for popular landmarks in Shelby County including Harlan, Elk Horn, and Shelby.

County Borders


Shelby County, Iowa covers an area of approximately 584 square miles with a geographic center of 41.66832265°(N), -95.29098225°(W).

These are the far north, south, east, and west coordinates of Shelby County, Iowa, comprising a rectangle that encapsulates it. Please note that not all coordinates inside this rectangle will fall inside of Shelby County, Iowa, as it (most likely) doesn't fill up the entire rectangle.

North: 41.86260986°(N)
South: 41.50366211°(N)
East: -95.04175568°(W)
West: -95.55850220°(W)


According to data gathered by the Shuttle Radar Topography Mission. The lowest elevation in Shelby County is 322 meters (1,056 feet). This ranks Shelby County 88th in terms of lowest elevations when compared to a total of 99 counties in Iowa.

Shelby County's highest elevation is 463 meters (1,519 feet) which ranks it 15th in terms of highest elevations when compared to a total of 99 counties in Iowa.

US Topo Maps covering Shelby County, IA

The USGS (U.S. Geological Survey) publishes a set of the most commonly used topographic maps of the U.S. called US Topo that are separated into rectangular quadrants that are printed at 22.75"x29" or larger. Shelby County is covered by the following US Topo Map quadrants.

Corley PDF Order Print
Defiance PDF Order Print
Dunlap PDF Order Print
Earling PDF Order Print
Elk Horn PDF Order Print
Harlan PDF Order Print
Irwin PDF Order Print
Jacksonville PDF Order Print
Kimballton PDF Order Print
Manning SE PDF Order Print
Panama PDF Order Print
Persia PDF Order Print
Portsmouth PDF Order Print
Prairie Rose Lake PDF Order Print
Shelby PDF Order Print

Things to See In Shelby County, IA

Browse the listing of the top geological and geographic features in Shelby County.

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Places to Visit In Shelby County, Iowa

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Harlan (historical) Man-made
North Park Man-made
Pioneer Park Man-made
Merrill Field Man-made
Potters Park Man-made
Shelby County Speedway Man-made