Red Oak Township, Cedar County, Iowa

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Red Oak Township, Cedar County
Township
Map highlighting Red Oak Township, Cedar County, Iowa.svg
Coordinates: 41°49′31″N 091°10′53″W / 41.82528°N 91.18139°W / 41.82528; -91.18139Coordinates: 41°49′31″N 091°10′53″W / 41.82528°N 91.18139°W / 41.82528; -91.18139
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Cedar
Area
 • Total 23.66 sq mi (61.28 km2)
 • Land 23.66 sq mi (61.28 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation[1] 820 ft (250 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 194
 • Density 8.2/sq mi (3.2/km2)
FIPS code 19-93552[2]
GNIS feature ID 0468592

Red Oak Township is one of seventeen townships in Cedar County, Iowa, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 194.

History[edit]

The first cabin in Red Oak Township was built in 1836 by the Oaks family.[3]

Geography[edit]

Red Oak Township covers an area of 23.66 square miles (61.3 km2) and contains no incorporated settlements. According to the USGS, it contains one cemetery, Red Oak.

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. 40. 

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