Falls Township, Chase County, Kansas

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Falls Township
Township
Location in Chase County
Location in Chase County
Coordinates: 38°20′30″N 096°31′46″W / 38.34167°N 96.52944°W / 38.34167; -96.52944Coordinates: 38°20′30″N 096°31′46″W / 38.34167°N 96.52944°W / 38.34167; -96.52944
Country United States
State Kansas
County Chase
Area
 • Total 50.72 sq mi (131.37 km2)
 • Land 50.51 sq mi (130.83 km2)
 • Water 0.21 sq mi (0.55 km2)  0.42%
Elevation 1,296 ft (395 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,163
 • Density 23/sq mi (8.9/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0477270

Falls Township is a township in Chase County, Kansas, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 1,163.

Geography[edit]

Falls Township covers an area of 50.72 square miles (131.4 km2) and contains one incorporated settlement, Cottonwood Falls (the county seat). According to the USGS, it contains two cemeteries: Miller and Prairie Grove.

The streams of Buck Creek, South Fork Cottonwood River, Spring Creek and Stout Run run through this township.

Transportation[edit]

Falls Township contains one airport or landing strip, Chase County Airport.

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