Armstrong Grove Township, Emmet County, Iowa

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Armstrong Grove Township
Township
Location in Emmet County
Location in Emmet County
Coordinates: 43°23′06″N 94°30′10″W / 43.38500°N 94.50278°W / 43.38500; -94.50278Coordinates: 43°23′06″N 94°30′10″W / 43.38500°N 94.50278°W / 43.38500; -94.50278
Country Flag of the United States.svg United States
State Flag of Iowa.svg Iowa
County Emmet
Area
 • Total 36.45 sq mi (94.41 km2)
 • Land 36.45 sq mi (94.41 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 1,247 ft (380 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,192
 • Density 32.7/sq mi (12.6/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 50514
GNIS feature ID 0467399

Armstrong Grove Township is one of twelve townships in Emmet County, Iowa, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 1,192.[1]

History[edit]

Armstrong Grove is named for the early settler Armstrong who in the year 1856 claimed 160 acres (65 ha) of land in a grove on the Des Moines River.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, Armstrong Grove Township covers an area of 36.45 square miles (94.41 square kilometers).

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these three cemeteries: Armstrong Grove, Mount Calvary and Saint Marys Catholic.

Major highways[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Armstrong-Ringsted Community School District

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "United States Census Bureau American FactFinder". Factfinder.census.gov. Retrieved 2010-10-29. 
  2. ^ History of Emmet County and Dickinson County, Iowa. Pioneer Publishing Company. 1917. p. 111. 

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