Big Creek Township, Ellis County, Kansas

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Big Creek Township
Township
Location in Ellis County
Location in Ellis County
Coordinates: 38°52′42″N 099°18′30″W / 38.87833°N 99.30833°W / 38.87833; -99.30833Coordinates: 38°52′42″N 099°18′30″W / 38.87833°N 99.30833°W / 38.87833; -99.30833
Country United States
State Kansas
County Ellis
Area
 • Total 97.22 sq mi (251.79 km2)
 • Land 97.21 sq mi (251.77 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.01 km2)  0%
Elevation 2,028 ft (618 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,798
 • Density 18.5/sq mi (7.1/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0475180

Big Creek Township is a township in Ellis County, Kansas, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 1,798.

Geography[edit]

Big Creek Township covers an area of 97.22 square miles (251.8 km2) surrounding the city of Hays. According to the USGS, it contains two cemeteries: Fort and Fort Hays Memorial Gardens.

The stream of Chetolah Creek runs through this township.

Transportation[edit]

Big Creek Township contains one airport or landing strip, Hays Municipal Airport.

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