Polk County Unclaimed Property

Search for Polk County IA unclaimed property. An unclaimed property search can provide information on unclaimed life insurance, unpaid life insurance claims, tax overpayments, property transfers, gift deeds, wills, beneficiaries, money owed by the government, unclaimed money, and property deeds in a will.


The Polk County Finance Department administers finances for a municipality, often at the state or local level. As part of this job, Finance Departments keep records about tax payments and tax refunds, including Polk County unclaimed property or money. This can include overpayments on taxes, property or money owed by the government, and other unclaimed property. Finance Departments may provide an online searchable database to locate unclaimed property in Polk County Iowa.

Ankeny City Finance Department Ankeny IA 410 West 1st Street 50023 515-965-6400

Des Moines Finance Department Des Moines IA 400 Robert D. Ray Drive 50309 515-283-4207


The Polk County Clerk Office maintains public records for a county or local government, including records on unclaimed property. This can include property transferred through a will or gift deed, overpayments on taxes or tax refunds, or other moneys owed by the government. An unclaimed property search in Polk County can find money or property that has not been claimed by an individual or a relative. The Clerk Office may provide an online database to find unclaimed property in Polk County Iowa.

Altoona City Clerk Altoona IA 407 8th Street Southeast 50009 515-967-5136

Des Moines City Clerk Des Moines IA 400 East 1st Street 50309 515-283-4141

Mitchellville City Clerk Mitchellville IA 204 Center Avenue North 50169 515-967-2935

Polk County Clerk Des Moines IA 500 Mulberry Street 50309 515-286-3772


The Polk County Secretary of State operates at the state level to provide administrative services, including executive functions for the state. As part of this job, the Secretary of State may provide information on Polk County unclaimed property, including tax refunds, property passed down through a will, or other moneys owed by the government. The Secretary of State may provide an online, searchable database to identify unclaimed property in Polk County Iowa.

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

Des Moines Iowa Secretary of State Des Moines IA 321 East 12th Street 50319 515-281-5204


The Polk County Veterans Affairs Department is a federal agency that provides services to veterans, including providing life insurance to service members. In some cases, policyholders or their beneficiaries may have unclaimed insurance funds which are owed to them, which are considered Polk County unclaimed property. The Veterans Affairs Department provides an online search database to identify unclaimed life insurance funds owed to people in Polk County Iowa.

Disabled American Veterans Des Moines IA 210 Walnut Street 50309 515-323-7539

Iowa Department Veterans Affairs Johnston IA 7105 Northwest 70th Avenue 50131 515-242-5331

Iowa State Veterans Affairs Department Des Moines IA 3100 McKinley Avenue 50321 515-252-4416

Paralyzed Veterans of America Des Moines IA 3703 Douglas Avenue 50310 515-277-4782

US Department Of Veteran Affairs-Des Moines Vet Center West Des Moines IA 1821 22nd Street 50266 515-284-4929

US Department of Veterans Affairs - Des Moines Regional Benefit Office Des Moines IA 210 Walnut Street 50309 800-827-1000

US Department of Veterans Affairs - VA Central Iowa Health Care System Des Moines IA 3600 30th Street 50310 515-699-5999

Us Veterans Employment Service Des Moines IA 1000 East Grand Avenue 50319 515-281-5106

Veterans Employment Service Des Moines IA 430 East Grand Avenue 50309 515-281-9061

Veterans of Foreign Wars Des Moines IA 210 Walnut Street 50309 515-323-7546

Veterans of Foreign Wars Des Moines IA 4029 Urbandale Avenue 50310 515-255-9804

Veterans of Foreign Wars Des Moines IA 1309 Northeast 66th Avenue 50313 515-289-9914

Veterans of Foreign Wars Department of Iowa Des Moines IA 3601 Beaver Avenue 50310 515-255-2139

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 738 Des Moines IA 2801 Dean Avenue 50317 515-263-7171


The Polk County Recorder of Deeds preserves real estate documents for a county or local government as part of their job to ensure the accuracy of land, property, and property tax records. Recorders of Deeds may also provide information on Polk County unclaimed property, including property transferred through a will or gift deed. Unclaimed property information may be available on the Recorder of Deeds website through a searchable database.

Polk County Recorder of Deeds Des Moines IA 111 Court Avenue 50309 515-286-3160