Adair Township, Camden County, Missouri

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Adair Township
Township
Map highlighting Adair Township, Camden County, Missouri.svg
Coordinates: 38°06′34″N 092°52′31″W / 38.10944°N 92.87528°W / 38.10944; -92.87528Coordinates: 38°06′34″N 092°52′31″W / 38.10944°N 92.87528°W / 38.10944; -92.87528
Country United States
State Missouri
County Camden
Area
 • Total 106.93 sq mi (276.96 km2)
 • Land 98.44 sq mi (254.96 km2)
 • Water 8.49 sq mi (22 km2)  7.94%
Elevation[1] 869 ft (265 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 2,780
 • Density 28.2/sq mi (10.9/km2)
FIPS code 29-00190[2]
GNIS feature ID 0766388

Adair Township is one of eleven townships in Camden County, Missouri, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 2,780.

Geography[edit]

Adair Township covers an area of 106.93 square miles (276.9 km2) and contains one incorporated settlement, Climax Springs. It contains nine cemeteries: Adkins, Barnumton, Cable Ridge, Clark, Dority, Granger, Parish, Whitaker and Woolery.

The streams of Bollinger Creek, Dry Branch, Fiery Fork, Jack Branch, Kolb Branch, Lick Creek, Morriss Creek, Pearson Branch, Rainy Creek, Rise Branch, Ritter Branch, Spring Valley Creek and West Pearson Branch run through this township. There are also multiple smaller springs in this township

Public Areas[edit]

It contains the Moles Cave State Wildlife Area and Fiery Fork State Wildlife Area which has a canoe access to the Little Niangua River

It also contains one fire lookout tower, the Climax Springs Lookout Tower

Transportation[edit]

Adair Township contains one airport or landing strip, Eagles Landing Airport. It also contains Missouri Route 7, and Missouri Supplemental Routes CC, DD, J, NN, and Z.

References[edit]

External links[edit]