Monroe Township, Butler County, Iowa

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Monroe Township, Butler County
Township
Map highlighting Monroe Township, Butler County, Iowa.svg
Coordinates: 42°36′06″N 092°50′40″W / 42.60167°N 92.84444°W / 42.60167; -92.84444Coordinates: 42°36′06″N 092°50′40″W / 42.60167°N 92.84444°W / 42.60167; -92.84444
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Butler
Area
 • Total 35.86 sq mi (92.88 km2)
 • Land 35.86 sq mi (92.88 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation[1] 951 ft (290 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,637
 • Density 45.6/sq mi (17.6/km2)
FIPS code 19-92967[2]
GNIS feature ID 0468392

Monroe Township is one of sixteen townships in Butler County, Iowa, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 1,637.

Geography[edit]

Monroe Township covers an area of 35.86 square miles (92.88 km2) and contains one incorporated settlement, Aplington. According to the USGS, it contains five cemeteries: Bethel Reform, Monroe Township, Oak Hill, Pleasant View and Saint Patricks Catholic.

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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