Honey Creek, Pottawattamie County, Iowa

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Honey Creek, Iowa
Unincorporated community
Honey Creek, Iowa is located in Iowa
Honey Creek, Iowa
Honey Creek, Iowa
Location within the state of Iowa
Coordinates: 41°25′50″N 95°51′59″W / 41.43056°N 95.86639°W / 41.43056; -95.86639Coordinates: 41°25′50″N 95°51′59″W / 41.43056°N 95.86639°W / 41.43056; -95.86639
Country United States
State Iowa
County Pottawattamie
Elevation 1,014 ft (309 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 51542
GNIS feature ID 464584

Honey Creek is an unincorporated community in Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States. Its elevation is 1,014 feet (309 m).[1] Although it is unincorporated, it has a ZIP code of 51542.[2]


Honey Creek was founded in the 1860s when the Chicago and North Western Railway was extended to that point.[3] The community took its name from nearby Honey Creek.[4] A post office was established in Honey Creek in 1868, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1990.[5][6]