Free Story County, Iowa Topo Maps & Elevations

Free printable Story County, IA topographic maps, GPS coordinates, photos, & more for popular landmarks in Story County including Ames, Nevada, and Story City.

County Borders


Story County, Iowa covers an area of approximately 565 square miles with a geographic center of 42.05253811°(N), -93.44157137°(W).

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

North: 42.20845413°(N)
South: 41.86220551°(N)
East: -93.23174286°(W)
West: -93.70088196°(W)


According to data gathered by the Shuttle Radar Topography Mission. The lowest elevation in Story County is 238 meters (781 feet). This ranks Story County 49th in terms of lowest elevations when compared to a total of 99 counties in Iowa.

Story County's highest elevation is 344 meters (1,129 feet) which ranks it 70th in terms of highest elevations when compared to a total of 99 counties in Iowa.

US Topo Maps covering Story 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. Story County is covered by the following US Topo Map quadrants.

Ames East PDF Order Print
Ames NW PDF Order Print
Ames West PDF Order Print
Baxter PDF Order Print
Collins PDF Order Print
Colo PDF Order Print
Elkhart PDF Order Print
Huxley PDF Order Print
Loring PDF Order Print
Maxwell PDF Order Print
McCallsburg PDF Order Print
Mingo PDF Order Print
Nevada PDF Order Print
Polk City PDF Order Print
Rhodes PDF Order Print
Slater PDF Order Print
State Center PDF Order Print
State Center NW PDF Order Print
Story City PDF Order Print
Zearing PDF Order Print

Places to Visit In Story County, Iowa

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Brookside Park Man-made
Reiman Gardens Man-made
Moore Park Man-made
Jack Trice Stadium Man-made
Smith Park Man-made
Ames Man-made