Bird City Township, Cheyenne County, Kansas

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Bird City Township
Location in Cheyenne County
Location in Cheyenne County
Coordinates: 39°45′3″N 101°32′1″W / 39.75083°N 101.53361°W / 39.75083; -101.53361Coordinates: 39°45′3″N 101°32′1″W / 39.75083°N 101.53361°W / 39.75083; -101.53361
Country United States
State Kansas
County Cheyenne
 • Total 341.43 sq mi (884.29 km2)
 • Land 341.35 sq mi (884.11 km2)
 • Water 0.07 sq mi (0.19 km2)  0.02%
Elevation 3,494 ft (1,065 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 771
 • Density 2.3/sq mi (0.9/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0470882

Bird City Township is a township in Cheyenne County, Kansas, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 771.


Bird City Township covers an area of 341.43 square miles (884.3 km2) and contains one incorporated settlement, Bird City. According to the USGS, it contains three cemeteries: Bird City, Community and Evergreen.

Cole Pond (historical) and Leach Pond are within this township.


Bird City Township contains five airports or landing strips: Bird City Airport, Bursch Airport, Gillilands Farm Airport, Stout Landing Strip and Wilkens Airport.


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