Center Township, Allamakee County, Iowa

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Center Township, Allamakee County
Township
Map highlighting Center Township, Allamakee County, Iowa.svg
Coordinates: 43°18′17″N 091°18′35″W / 43.30472°N 91.30972°W / 43.30472; -91.30972Coordinates: 43°18′17″N 091°18′35″W / 43.30472°N 91.30972°W / 43.30472; -91.30972
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Allamakee
Area
 • Total 36.39 sq mi (94.26 km2)
 • Land 36.39 sq mi (94.26 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation[1] 741 ft (226 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 329
 • Density 9.0/sq mi (3.5/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code 19-90582[2]
GNIS feature ID 0467569

Center Township is one of eighteen townships in Allamakee County, Iowa, USA. At the 2010 census, its population was 329.[3]

History[edit]

Center Township was organized in 1856.[4]

Geography[edit]

Center Township covers an area of 36.39 square miles (94.2 km2) and contains no incorporated settlements. According to the USGS, it contains nine cemeteries: Center Baptist, Elon, Faegre Prairie, Lutheran, Old East Paint Creek, Old West Paint Creek, Reynolds Plot, Roese Plot and West Paint Creek Synod.

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.
  3. ^ "IA - Center township". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved March 17, 2013.
  4. ^ Hancock, Ellery M. (1913). Past and Present of Allamakee County, Iowa: A Record of Settlement, Organization, Progress and Achievement, Volume 1. S. J. Clarke publishing Company. p. 227.

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