Summit Township, Callaway County, Missouri

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Summit Township
Map highlighting Summit Township, Callaway County, Missouri.svg
Coordinates: 38°38′40″N 092°06′25″W / 38.64444°N 92.10694°W / 38.64444; -92.10694Coordinates: 38°38′40″N 092°06′25″W / 38.64444°N 92.10694°W / 38.64444; -92.10694
Country United States
State Missouri
County Callaway
 • Total 60.22 sq mi (155.96 km2)
 • Land 58.65 sq mi (151.9 km2)
 • Water 1.57 sq mi (4.07 km2)  2.61%
Elevation[1] 738 ft (225 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 8,873
 • Density 150/sq mi (57/km2)
FIPS code 29-71548[2]
GNIS feature ID 0766386

Summit Township is one of eighteen townships in Callaway County, Missouri, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 8,873.[3]


Summit Township covers an area of 60.22 square miles (156.0 km2) and contains one incorporated settlement, Holts Summit. It contains seven cemeteries: Bull, Harthill, Link, Meng, Mount Vernon, Stokes and Wallace.

The streams of Cedar Creek, Clifton Creek, Niemans Creek and Turkey Creek run through this township.


Summit Township contains one airport or landing strip, Jefferson City Memorial Airport.


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