Byron Township, Buchanan County, Iowa

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Byron Township, Buchanan County
Township
Map highlighting Byron Township, Buchanan County, Iowa.svg
Coordinates: 42°30′56″N 091°47′30″W / 42.51556°N 91.79167°W / 42.51556; -91.79167Coordinates: 42°30′56″N 091°47′30″W / 42.51556°N 91.79167°W / 42.51556; -91.79167
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Buchanan
Area
 • Total 36.55 sq mi (94.68 km2)
 • Land 36.55 sq mi (94.68 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation[1] 1,020 ft (311 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,063
 • Density 29.1/sq mi (11.2/km2)
FIPS code 19-90432[2]
GNIS feature ID 0467517

Byron Township is one of sixteen townships in Buchanan County, Iowa, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 1,063.

Geography[edit]

Byron Township covers an area of 36.55 square miles (94.7 km2) and contains one incorporated settlement, Winthrop. According to the USGS, it contains three cemeteries: Byron, Fairview and Payne. The former townsite of Doris also lies in the township.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 

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