Garden Township, Boone County, Iowa

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Garden Township, Boone County
Township
Map highlighting Garden Township, Boone County, Iowa.svg
Coordinates: 41°54′17″N 093°45′22″W / 41.90472°N 93.75611°W / 41.90472; -93.75611Coordinates: 41°54′17″N 093°45′22″W / 41.90472°N 93.75611°W / 41.90472; -93.75611
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Boone
Area
 • Total 36.47 sq mi (94.47 km2)
 • Land 36.46 sq mi (94.44 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)
Elevation[1] 1,027 ft (313 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,022
 • Density 28/sq mi (10.8/km2)
FIPS code 19-91503[2]
GNIS feature ID 0467888

Garden Township is one of seventeen townships in Boone County, Iowa, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 1,022.

History[edit]

Garden Township was organized in 1871.[3]

Geography[edit]

Garden Township covers an area of 36.47 square miles (94.5 km2) and contains no incorporated settlements. According to the USGS, it contains two cemeteries: Garden Prairie and Hillsdale.

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. 
  3. ^ Goldthwait, Nathan Edward (1914). History of Boone County, Iowa, Volume 1. Pioneer Publishing Company. p. 323. 

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