Afton Township, Cherokee County, Iowa

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Afton Township
Map highlighting Afton Township, Cherokee County, Iowa.svg
Coordinates: 42°46′31″N 095°26′41″W / 42.77528°N 95.44472°W / 42.77528; -95.44472Coordinates: 42°46′31″N 095°26′41″W / 42.77528°N 95.44472°W / 42.77528; -95.44472
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Cherokee
 • Total 36.08 sq mi (93.44 km2)
 • Land 36.07 sq mi (93.43 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0.01 km2)
Elevation[1] 1,365 ft (416 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 287
 • Density 8/sq mi (3.1/km2)
FIPS code 19-90021[2]
GNIS feature ID 0467378

Afton Township is one of sixteen townships in Cherokee County, Iowa, USA. At the 2000 census, its population was 287.


Afton Township covers an area of 36.08 square miles (93.4 km2) and contains no incorporated settlements. According to the USGS, it contains two cemeteries: Afton and Immanuel Lutheran.


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