Beaver Township, Humboldt County, Iowa

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Beaver Township
Location in Humboldt County
Location in Humboldt County
Humboldt County's location in Iowa
Humboldt County's location in Iowa
Coordinates: 42°41′46″N 94°08′31″W / 42.69611°N 94.14194°W / 42.69611; -94.14194Coordinates: 42°41′46″N 94°08′31″W / 42.69611°N 94.14194°W / 42.69611; -94.14194
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Humboldt
Established 1878
 • Total 36.1 sq mi (93 km2)
 • Land 34.9 sq mi (90 km2)
 • Water 0.2 sq mi (0.5 km2)
Elevation 1,132 ft (345 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 351
 • Density 10/sq mi (4/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 50529 (Dakota City)
GNIS feature ID 0467427

Beaver Township is one of twelve townships in Humboldt County, Iowa, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 351. Beaver Township also contains the county seat of Humboldt County, Dakota City.


Beaver Township was organized in 1878.[1]


According to the United States Census Bureau, Beaver Township covers an area of 36.1 square miles (93 km2); of this, 35.9 square miles (93 km2) is land and 0.2 square miles (0.52 km2) is water.

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The township contains both East Beaver Cemetery and Zion Cemetery.

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  1. ^ History of Kossuth and Humboldt Counties, Iowa. Union Publishing Company. 1884. p. 726.  Note that Google Books misspells "Humboldt".

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