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The location of Hard Scratch













Welcome to Hard Scratch ...

Hard Scratch is located in Harrison County.

The location of Hard Scratch has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Hard Scratch is 1,190 feet [363 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Hard Scratch lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Hard Scratch lies within the (712) area code.

Communities near Hard Scratch ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Missouri Valley   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the West (W) of Hard Scratch

Logan   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Hard Scratch

Woodbine   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of Hard Scratch

Dunlap   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of Hard Scratch

Fort Calhoun   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Hard Scratch

Located in Washington County (NE)

Underwood   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of Hard Scratch

Located in Pottawattamie County

Neola   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Hard Scratch

Located in Pottawattamie County

Shelby   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Hard Scratch

Located in Shelby County

Crescent   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Hard Scratch

Located in Pottawattamie County

Minden   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Hard Scratch

Located in Pottawattamie County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Hard Scratch.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Hard Scratch. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hard Scratch. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hard Scratch.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Hard Scratch:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hard Scratch ...

Looking for more information about Hard Scratch? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Hard Scratch? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Hard Scratch, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Hard Scratch.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hard Scratch. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Harrison County: www.harrisoncountyia.org/

The official website for State of Iowa: https://www.iowa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hard Scratch - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Hard Scratch) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hard Scratch. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6133, Longitude: -95.7142     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hard Scratch have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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