Colony Township, Delaware County, Iowa

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Colony Township
Location in Delaware County
Location in Delaware County
Coordinates: 42°36′24″N 91°11′14″W / 42.60667°N 91.18722°W / 42.60667; -91.18722Coordinates: 42°36′24″N 91°11′14″W / 42.60667°N 91.18722°W / 42.60667; -91.18722
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Delaware
 • Total 36.29 sq mi (94 km2)
 • Land 36.29 sq mi (93.98 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.02 km2)  0.02%
Elevation 1,001 ft (305 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 863
 • Density 23.8/sq mi (9.2/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0467641

Colony Township is a township in Delaware County, Iowa, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 863.[1]


Colony Township covers an area of 36.29 square miles (94 square kilometers); of this, 0.01 square miles (0.02 square kilometers) or 0.02 percent is water.

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(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)

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The township contains four cemeteries: Oak Hill, Platt, Saint Patrick and Zion.

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