Center Township, Emmet County, Iowa

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Center Township
Location in Emmet County
Location in Emmet County
Coordinates: 43°23′19″N 94°43′24″W / 43.38861°N 94.72333°W / 43.38861; -94.72333Coordinates: 43°23′19″N 94°43′24″W / 43.38861°N 94.72333°W / 43.38861; -94.72333
Country Flag of the United States.svg United States
State Flag of Iowa.svg Iowa
County Emmet
 • Total 36 sq mi (93.24 km2)
 • Land 35.58 sq mi (92.15 km2)
 • Water 0.42 sq mi (1.09 km2)  1.17%
Elevation 1,319 ft (402 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 459
 • Density 12.7/sq mi (4.9/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 51334, 51344
GNIS feature ID 0467575

Center Township is one of twelve townships in Emmet County, Iowa, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 459.[1]


Center Township was created in 1876. It was named from its central location.[2]


According to the United States Census Bureau, Center Township covers an area of 36.45 square miles (94.41 square kilometers); of this, 36.03 square miles (93.32 square kilometers, 98.85 percent) is land and 0.42 square miles (1.09 square kilometers, 1.15 percent) is water.

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The township contains Swan Lake Village Cemetery.

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Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Estherville Municipal Airport

School districts[edit]

  • Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District

Political districts[edit]


  1. ^ United States Census Bureau American FactFinder
  2. ^ History of Emmet County and Dickinson County, Iowa. Pioneer Publishing Company. 1917. p. 112. 

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