Homer Township, Bates County, Missouri

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Homer Township
Location in Bates County
Location in Bates County
Coordinates: 38°16′04″N 94°34′00″W / 38.26778°N 94.56667°W / 38.26778; -94.56667Coordinates: 38°16′04″N 94°34′00″W / 38.26778°N 94.56667°W / 38.26778; -94.56667
Country  United States
State  Missouri
County Bates
 • Total 34.71 sq mi (89.9 km2)
 • Land 34.42 sq mi (89.16 km2)
 • Water 0.28 sq mi (0.74 km2)  0.82%
Elevation 794 ft (242 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 449
 • Density 13/sq mi (5/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 64722, 64723, 64730, 64752, 64779
GNIS feature ID 0766295

Homer Township is one of twenty-four townships in Bates County, Missouri, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 449.[1]


According to the United States Census Bureau, Homer Township covers an area of 34.71 square miles (89.9 square kilometers); of this, 34.42 square miles (89.16 square kilometers, 99.18 percent) is land and 0.28 square miles (0.74 square kilometers, 0.82 percent) is water.

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)

Adjacent townships[edit]


The township contains these two cemeteries: Benjamin and Jackson.

Major highways[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Hume R-VIII
  • Miami R-I

Political districts[edit]


  1. ^ United States Census Bureau American FactFinder

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