Union Township, Boone County, Iowa

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Union Township, Boone County
Township
Map highlighting Union Township, Boone County, Iowa.svg
Coordinates: 41°54′34″N 094°06′13″W / 41.90944°N 94.10361°W / 41.90944; -94.10361Coordinates: 41°54′34″N 094°06′13″W / 41.90944°N 94.10361°W / 41.90944; -94.10361
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Boone
Area
 • Total 36.22 sq mi (93.8 km2)
 • Land 36.22 sq mi (93.8 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation[1] 1,007 ft (307 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 503
 • Density 13.9/sq mi (5.4/km2)
FIPS code 19-94176[2]
GNIS feature ID 0468810

Union Township is one of seventeen townships in Boone County, Iowa, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 503.

History[edit]

Union Township was organized in 1856.[3]

Geography[edit]

Union Township covers an area of 36.22 square miles (93.8 km2) and contains one incorporated settlement, Berkley. According to the USGS, it contains two cemeteries: Fairview and Moore.

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. ^ Goldthwait, Nathan Edward (1914). History of Boone County, Iowa, Volume 1. Pioneer Publishing Company. p. 331. 

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