There are 2 Aviation Departments in Polk County, Iowa, serving a population of 467,235 people in an area of 574 square miles. There is 1 Aviation Department per 233,617 people, and 1 Aviation Department per 286 square miles.
In Iowa, Polk County is ranked 5th of 99 counties in Aviation Departments per capita, and 1st of 99 counties in Aviation Departments per square mile.
Find Polk County, Iowa aviation departments, administrations, and agencies.
Des Moines Aviation Department 5800 Fleur Drive Des Moines, IA
Des Moines FSDO 3753 Southeast Convenience Boulevard Ankeny, IA
Polk County Aviation Departments, also known as Aviation Bureaus, are charged with ensuring aviation safety, planning for sufficient airport capacity, and continuously modernizing and maintaining the integrated national aviation system in Polk County, IA. Aviation Departments can be found at the federal level and in each of the fifty states, including Iowa. Some Polk County and local governments also have Aviation Departments. They are primarily responsible for managing and operating any Polk County public airports in their jurisdiction if an airport authority has not yet been established.You may contact the Aviation Bureau for questions about: