Willow Springs Township, Douglas County, Kansas

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Willow Springs Township
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
Area
 • 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.

Geography[edit]

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.

Transportation[edit]

Major Highways[edit]

The Willow Springs Old German Baptist Brethren Church

Airports[edit]

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

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