Grant Township, Boone County, Iowa

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Grant Township, Boone County
Township
Map highlighting Grant Township, Boone County, Iowa.svg
Coordinates: 42°10′11″N 094°06′04″W / 42.16972°N 94.10111°W / 42.16972; -94.10111Coordinates: 42°10′11″N 094°06′04″W / 42.16972°N 94.10111°W / 42.16972; -94.10111
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Boone
Area
 • Total 36.24 sq mi (93.86 km2)
 • Land 36.24 sq mi (93.86 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation[1] 1,138 ft (347 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 408
 • Density 11.3/sq mi (4.3/km2)
FIPS code 19-91629[2]
GNIS feature ID 0467930

Grant Township is one of seventeen townships in Boone County, Iowa, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 408.

History[edit]

Grant Township was organized in 1871.[3]

Geography[edit]

Grant Township covers an area of 36.24 square miles (93.9 km2) and contains one incorporated settlement, Boxholm. According to the USGS, it contains three cemeteries: Lawn, Renner and Union.

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. 293. 

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