Liberty Township, Adair County, Missouri

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Liberty Township, Missouri
Township
Map highlighting Liberty Township, Adair County, Missouri.svg
Coordinates: 40°09′50″N 092°46′13″W / 40.16389°N 92.77028°W / 40.16389; -92.77028Coordinates: 40°09′50″N 092°46′13″W / 40.16389°N 92.77028°W / 40.16389; -92.77028
Country United States
State Missouri
County Adair
Area
 • Total 52.95 sq mi (137.15 km2)
 • Land 52.95 sq mi (137.15 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)  0.0%
Elevation[1] 955 ft (291 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 324
 • Density 6/sq mi (2.4/km2)
FIPS code 29-41924[2]
GNIS feature ID 0766212

Liberty Township is one of ten townships in Adair County, Missouri, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 324.[3] Liberty Township was probably named from the patriotic concept of liberty.[4]

Geography[edit]

Liberty Township covers an area of 52.94 square miles (137.1 km2) and contains no incorporated settlements. It contains seven cemeteries: Baden Springs, Lutz, Mount Moriah, Parcell Salisbury, Pinkerton, Pratt and Ringo Point.

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. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Liberty township, Adair County, Missouri". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved June 20, 2013. 
  4. ^ Violette, E. M. (1911). History of Adair County. The Denslow History Company. p. 39. 

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