Polk County Business Name Search (Iowa)

Search for Polk County, IA business names. A business name search can help you choose a business name, register a business, identify a trade name, trademark a business name, name an LLC, look up business owners, check if a business name is available, license a business, and more.


A Town or City Hall provides administrative services for the local Polk County community, including business services such as registering local businesses or processing applications for business licenses. Towns and City Halls in Polk County, Iowa may also be responsible for issuing trade names to local businesses. They may provide online access to a business name search so that people can identify Polk County business names for sole proprietors, partnerships, corporations, limited partnerships, or limited liability companies. This search can also be used to identify the owner of a Polk County business as well as any trademarked business names. Town and City Halls may provide an online searchable database of local business names and information.

Altoona City Hall Altoona IA 407 8th Street Southeast 50009 515-967-7866

Ankeny City Hall Ankeny IA 410 West 1st Street 50023 515-965-6469

Bondurant City Hall Bondurant IA 100 Lincoln Street Southeast 50035 515-967-2418

Clive City Hall Clive IA 1900 Northwest 114th Street 50325 515-223-6220

Des Moines City Hall Des Moines IA 400 Robert D. Ray Drive 50309 515-283-4209

Grimes City Hall Grimes IA 101 Northeast Harvey Street 50111 515-986-3036

Johnston City Hall Johnston IA 6221 Merle Hay Road 50131 515-278-2344

Pleasant Hill City Hall Pleasant Hill IA 5160 Maple Drive 50327 515-262-9368

Polk City City Hall Polk IA 112 South 3rd Street 50226 515-984-6233

Runnells City Hall Runnells IA 110 Brown Street 50237 515-966-2042

Sheldahl City Hall Sheldahl IA 803 2nd Street 50243 515-685-2814

Urbandale City Hall Urbandale IA 3600 86th St 50322 515-278-3900

West Des Moines City Hall West Des Moines IA 4200 Mills Civic Parkway 50265 515-222-3444

Windsor Heights City Hall Windsor Heights IA 1133 66th St 50324 515-279-3662


A Secretary of State operates at the Iowa State level to carry out elections, supervise state administration, and act as the Iowa chief corporations officer. As part of this responsibility, many Secretaries of State in Polk County register and license private corporations, small businesses, and other businesses, including registering trade names. Secretaries of State are often responsible for managing businesses that operate within Iowa, including collecting business taxes. A Polk County business name search through the Secretary of State Office can identify business names for sole proprietors, partnerships, corporations, limited partnerships, or limited liability companies. This search can also identify the owner of a Polk County business as well as any trademarked business names. Many Secretaries of State provide online access to their business name search databases.

Des Moines Iowa Secretary of State Des Moines IA 321 East 12th Street 50319 515-281-8993