Pioneer Township, Cedar County, Iowa

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Pioneer Township, Cedar County
Township
Map highlighting Pioneer Township, Cedar County, Iowa.svg
Coordinates: 41°54′09″N 091°19′01″W / 41.90250°N 91.31694°W / 41.90250; -91.31694Coordinates: 41°54′09″N 091°19′01″W / 41.90250°N 91.31694°W / 41.90250; -91.31694
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Cedar
Area
 • Total 36.53 sq mi (94.6 km2)
 • Land 36.51 sq mi (94.56 km2)
 • Water 0.02 sq mi (0.04 km2)
Elevation[1] 869 ft (265 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,810
 • Density 49.6/sq mi (19.1/km2)
FIPS code 19-93333[2]
GNIS feature ID 0468519

Pioneer Township is one of seventeen townships in Cedar County, Iowa, USA. At the 2000 census, its population was 1,810.

History[edit]

Pioneer Township was established in 1848.[3]

Geography[edit]

Pioneer Township covers an area of 36.53 square miles (94.6 km2) and contains one incorporated settlement, Mechanicsville. According to the USGS, it contains four cemeteries: Andre, Pioneer, Rose Hill and Union.

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. ^ Aurner, Clarence Ray (1910). A Topical History of Cedar County, Iowa, Volume 1. S. J. Clarke. p. 63. 

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