Marion Township, Buchanan County, Missouri

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Marion Township
Township
Map highlighting Marion Township, Buchanan County, Missouri.svg
Coordinates: 39°45′53″N 094°39′20″W / 39.76472°N 94.65556°W / 39.76472; -94.65556Coordinates: 39°45′53″N 094°39′20″W / 39.76472°N 94.65556°W / 39.76472; -94.65556
Country United States
State Missouri
County Buchanan
Area
 • Total 48.26 sq mi (125 km2)
 • Land 48.21 sq mi (124.87 km2)
 • Water 0.05 sq mi (0.13 km2)  0.1%
Elevation[1] 846 ft (258 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,226
 • Density 25.4/sq mi (9.8/km2)
FIPS code 29-45938[2]
GNIS feature ID 0766342

Marion Township is one of twelve townships in Buchanan County, Missouri, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 1,226.

Geography[edit]

Marion Township covers an area of 48.26 square miles (125.0 km2) and contains one incorporated settlement, Easton. It contains eight cemeteries: Blakely, Bowen, Courtney, Kessler, Minor, Moxley, Saint Josephs and Saint Marys.

The streams of Becks Branch, James Branch, Little Third Fork, Muddy Creek, One Hundred and Two River and Third Fork run through this township.

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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