Black River Township, Butler County, Missouri

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Black River Township
Township
Map highlighting Black River Township, Butler County, Missouri.svg
Coordinates: 36°53′11″N 090°26′47″W / 36.88639°N 90.44639°W / 36.88639; -90.44639Coordinates: 36°53′11″N 090°26′47″W / 36.88639°N 90.44639°W / 36.88639; -90.44639
Country United States
State Missouri
County Butler
Area
 • Total 51.35 sq mi (133 km2)
 • Land 51.29 sq mi (132.83 km2)
 • Water 0.06 sq mi (0.16 km2)  0.12%
Elevation[1] 361 ft (110 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,488
 • Density 29/sq mi (11.2/km2)
FIPS code 29-06076[2]
GNIS feature ID 0766350

Black River Township is one of ten townships in Butler County, Missouri, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 1,488.

Geography[edit]

Black River Township covers an area of 51.35 square miles (133.0 km2) and contains no incorporated settlements. It contains eight cemeteries: Black River, Davidson, Harwell, Keele, Magill, Military Crossing, Nunley and Three Springs.

The streams of Aldridge Creek, Hartman Creek, Powers Creek, Swift Creek and Widow Creek run through this township.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 

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