Crane Creek Township, Barry County, Missouri

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Crane Creek Township
Map highlighting Crane Creek Township, Barry County, Missouri.svg
Coordinates: 36°53′16″N 093°38′27″W / 36.88778°N 93.64083°W / 36.88778; -93.64083Coordinates: 36°53′16″N 093°38′27″W / 36.88778°N 93.64083°W / 36.88778; -93.64083
Country United States
State Missouri
County Barry
 • Total 28.19 sq mi (73.02 km2)
 • Land 28.19 sq mi (73.02 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation[1] 1,355 ft (413 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 923
 • Density 32.7/sq mi (12.6/km2)
FIPS code 29-17092[2]
GNIS feature ID 0766253

Crane Creek Township is one of twenty-five townships in Barry County, Missouri, United States. As of the 2000 census, its population was 923.

Crane Creek Township was organized in 1848, and named for nearby Crane Creek.[3]


Crane Creek Township covers an area of 28.19 square miles (73.0 km2) and contains no incorporated settlements. The unincorporated community of Scholten, Missouri lies within its boundaries. It contains two cemeteries: Hilton and Mars Hill.

The stream of East Fork Jenkins Creek runs through this township.


  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ "Barry County Place Names, 1928-1945 (archived)". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Retrieved 30 August 2016. 

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