Palestine Township, Story County, Iowa

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Palestine Township
Township
Location in Story County
Location in Story County
Coordinates: 41°54′25″N 093°38′22″W / 41.90694°N 93.63944°W / 41.90694; -93.63944Coordinates: 41°54′25″N 093°38′22″W / 41.90694°N 93.63944°W / 41.90694; -93.63944
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Story
Area
 • Total 36.4 sq mi (94 km2)
 • Land 36.4 sq mi (94 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0 km2)  0.0%
Elevation 1,024 ft (312 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 4,604
 • Density 127/sq mi (49/km2)
ZIP Code 50124, 50244, 50134, 50226, 50242, 50243, 50046, 50010, 50014
Area code(s) 515

Palestine Township is a township in Story County, Iowa, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 4,604.

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Palestine Township covers an area of 36.4 square miles (94 km2) and contains the incorporated towns of Huxley, Slater, Sheldahl and Kelley. According to the USGS, it contains six cemeteries: Lincoln Cemetery, Bethany Cemetery, Slater Cemetery, Sheldahl Lutheran Cemetery, Fjeldberg Cemetery and Palestine Cemetery

US 69.svg U.S. Route 69 runs north-south through the township and Iowa Hwy 210 runs east-west.

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