Willow Springs Township, Douglas County, Kansas

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Willow Springs Township
Worden, Kansas
Worden, Kansas
Location in Douglas County
Location in Douglas County
Coordinates: 38°48′20″N 095°18′01″W / 38.80556°N 95.30028°W / 38.80556; -95.30028Coordinates: 38°48′20″N 095°18′01″W / 38.80556°N 95.30028°W / 38.80556; -95.30028
Country United States
State Kansas
County Douglas
 • Total 54.55 sq mi (141.29 km2)
 • Land 54.26 sq mi (140.52 km2)
 • Water 0.3 sq mi (0.77 km2)  0.54%
Elevation 1,099 ft (335 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,409
 • Density 26/sq mi (10/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0479497

Willow Springs Township is a township in Douglas County, Kansas, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 1,409. Willow Springs Township was formed in 1856.[1] It was named after a small watering stop along the Santa Fe Trail.


Willow Springs Township covers an area of 54.55 square miles (141.3 km2) and contains no incorporated settlements. According to the USGS, it contains four cemeteries: Bethel, Flory, Sutton and Worden.

The stream of Chicken Creek runs through this township.

Adjacent townships[edit]

Towns and settlements[edit]

Although these towns may not be incorporated or populated, they are still placed on maps produced by the county.


Major Highways[edit]

The Willow Springs Old German Baptist Brethren Church


Willow Springs Township contains one airport or landing strip, Flory Airport.

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