McCredie Township, Callaway County, Missouri

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McCredie Township
Township
Map highlighting McCredie Township, Callaway County, Missouri.svg
Coordinates: 38°57′00″N 091°57′27″W / 38.95000°N 91.95750°W / 38.95000; -91.95750Coordinates: 38°57′00″N 091°57′27″W / 38.95000°N 91.95750°W / 38.95000; -91.95750
Country United States
State Missouri
County Callaway
Area
 • Total 39.35 sq mi (101.91 km2)
 • Land 39.13 sq mi (101.34 km2)
 • Water 0.22 sq mi (0.58 km2)  0.57%
Elevation[1] 863 ft (263 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 760
 • Density 19/sq mi (7.5/km2)
FIPS code 29-44876[2]
GNIS feature ID 0766381

McCredie Township is one of eighteen townships in Callaway County, Missouri, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 760.[3]

History[edit]

McCredie was the name of a family.[4]

Geography[edit]

McCredie Township covers an area of 39.35 square miles (101.9 km2) and contains one incorporated settlement, Kingdom City.

The streams of Allen Branch, Leeper Branch, McKinney Creek, Rocky Branch and Sallees Branch 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. 
  3. ^ "Race, Hispanic or Latino, Age, and Housing Occupancy: 2010 Census Redistricting Data (Public Law 94-171) Summary File (QT-PL), McCredie township, Callaway County, Missouri". U.S. Census Bureau, American FactFinder 2. Retrieved October 31, 2011. 
  4. ^ Eaton, David Wolfe (1916). How Missouri Counties, Towns and Streams Were Named. The State Historical Society of Missouri. p. 268. 

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