Britt Township, Hancock County, Iowa

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Britt Township
Township
Location in Hancock County
Location in Hancock County
Coordinates: 43°07′15″N 93°47′53″W / 43.12083°N 93.79806°W / 43.12083; -93.79806Coordinates: 43°07′15″N 93°47′53″W / 43.12083°N 93.79806°W / 43.12083; -93.79806
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Hancock
Area
 • Total 35.44 sq mi (91.79 km2)
 • Land 35.11 sq mi (90.94 km2)
 • Water 0.33 sq mi (0.85 km2)  0.93%
Elevation 1,204 ft (367 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 2,293
 • Density 65.3/sq mi (25.2/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 50423
GNIS feature ID 0467489

Britt Township is one of sixteen townships in Hancock County, Iowa, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 2,293.[1]

History[edit]

Britt Township was founded in 1873.[2][3]

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, Britt Township covers an area of 35.44 square miles (91.79 square kilometers); of this, 35.11 square miles (90.94 square kilometers, 99.07 percent) is land and 0.33 square miles (0.85 square kilometers, 0.93 percent) is water.

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains Evergreen Cemetery.

Major highways[edit]

Landmarks[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Garner-Hayfield Community School District
  • West Hancock Community School District

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ United States Census Bureau American FactFinder
  2. ^ History of Winnebago County and Hancock County, Iowa. Pioneer Publishing Company. 1917. p. 261. 
  3. ^ History of Kossuth, Hancock, and Winnebago Counties, Iowa. Union Publishing Company. 1884. p. 657. 

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