Grimes Township, Cerro Gordo County, Iowa

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Grimes Township,
Cerro Gordo County
Township
Map highlighting Grimes Township, Cerro Gordo County, Iowa.svg
Coordinates: 42°56′58″N 093°25′55″W / 42.94944°N 93.43194°W / 42.94944; -93.43194Coordinates: 42°56′58″N 093°25′55″W / 42.94944°N 93.43194°W / 42.94944; -93.43194
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Cerro Gordo
Area
 • Total 36.08 sq mi (93.44 km2)
 • Land 36.08 sq mi (93.44 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation[1] 1,240 ft (378 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 851
 • Density 23.6/sq mi (9.1/km2)
FIPS code 19-91773[2]
GNIS feature ID 0467978

Grimes Township is one of sixteen townships in Cerro Gordo County, Iowa, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 851.

Geography[edit]

Grimes Township covers an area of 36.08 square miles (93.4 km2) and contains two incorporated settlements: all of Meservey and most of Thornton (which is partly in Pleasant Valley Township to the east). According to the USGS, it contains one cemetery, Pleasant View.

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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