Cherokee Township, Cherokee County, Iowa

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Cherokee Township
Township
Map highlighting Cherokee Township, Cherokee County, Iowa.svg
Coordinates: 42°46′46″N 095°33′46″W / 42.77944°N 95.56278°W / 42.77944; -95.56278Coordinates: 42°46′46″N 095°33′46″W / 42.77944°N 95.56278°W / 42.77944; -95.56278
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Cherokee
Area
 • Total 35.98 sq mi (93.19 km2)
 • Land 35.95 sq mi (93.1 km2)
 • Water 0.03 sq mi (0.09 km2)
Elevation[1] 1,368 ft (417 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 6,073
 • Density 168.9/sq mi (65.2/km2)
FIPS code 19-90654[2]
GNIS feature ID 0467596

Cherokee Township is one of sixteen townships in Cherokee County, Iowa, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 6,073.

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Cherokee Township covers an area of 35.98 square miles (93.2 km2) and contains one incorporated settlement, Cherokee (the county seat). According to the USGS, it contains four cemeteries: Memory Gardens, Mental Health Institute, Mount Calvary and Oak Hill.

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