Delaware Township, Jefferson County, Kansas

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Delaware Township
Location in Jefferson County
Location in Jefferson County
Coordinates: 39°21′45″N 95°28′46″W / 39.36250°N 95.47944°W / 39.36250; -95.47944Coordinates: 39°21′45″N 95°28′46″W / 39.36250°N 95.47944°W / 39.36250; -95.47944
Country United States
State Kansas
County Jefferson
 • Total 88.54 sq mi (229.31 km2)
 • Land 88.44 sq mi (229.06 km2)
 • Water 0.1 sq mi (0.25 km2)  0.11%
Elevation 945 ft (288 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 2,034
 • Density 23/sq mi (8.9/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0478222

Delaware Township is a township in Jefferson County, Kansas, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 2,034.


Delaware Township covers an area of 88.54 square miles (229.31 square kilometers); of this, 0.1 square miles (0.25 square kilometers) or 0.11 percent is water. The streams of Brush Creek, Cedar Creek, Coal Creek, Johannes Branch, North Cedar Creek, North Walnut Creek, Peter Creek, Rock Creek, South Cedar Creek and Walnut Creek run through this township.

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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: Farrar, Graggs Chapel, Rose Hill and Saint Marys.

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