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Guthrie County Courthouse, Guthrie Center, Iowa

Welcome to Guthrie County, Iowa

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Covering 591 square miles in west-central Iowa, Guthrie County is made up of a beautiful rural landscape dotted with ten incorporated communities: Adair, Bagley, Bayard, Casey, Guthrie Center, Jamaica, Menlo, Panora, Stuart, and Yale.  Just a short 30-mile drive from the Des Moines metropolitan area, the county is also home to two private lake developments: Lake Panorama and Diamondhead Lake. The county was formally organized in 1851. The county seat is located in Guthrie Center. In 2010, census estimates placed the county population at 10,954 residents.

Guthrie County Public Health Nursing Services
has been named as a 2013 HHCAPS Honors Recipient.

Thank you to our home health clients for letting Guthrie County Public Health serve you.

Thank you to our EXCELLENT staff of health aides, nurses, and office staff for providing such a high level of care to Guthrie County residents!!”

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