List of places named for James K. Polk

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This is a list of places named for James K. Polk, 11th president of the United States 1845–49 during the Mexican–American War.:

Counties[edit]

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Polk County, Missouri, was named after Ezekiel Polk, President Polk's grandfather. Polk County, North Carolina, was named after Col. William Polk, President Polk's first cousin, once removed, who fought in the American Revolutionary War.

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University locations[edit]

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