Diamond Creek Township, Chase County, Kansas

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Diamond Creek Township
Location within Chase County
Location within Chase County
Diamond Creek Township is located in Kansas
Diamond Creek Township
Diamond Creek Township
Location within the state of Kansas
Coordinates: 38°26′05″N 096°41′21″W / 38.43472°N 96.68917°W / 38.43472; -96.68917Coordinates: 38°26′05″N 096°41′21″W / 38.43472°N 96.68917°W / 38.43472; -96.68917
Country United States
State Kansas
County Chase
 • Total 144.4 sq mi (373.99 km2)
 • Land 144.05 sq mi (373.09 km2)
 • Water 0.35 sq mi (0.9 km2)  0.24%
Elevation 1,339 ft (408 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 237
 • Density 1.6/sq mi (0.6/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0477160

Diamond Creek Township is a township in Chase County, Kansas, United States. As of the 2000 census, its population was 237.


Diamond Creek Township covers an area of 144.4 square miles (374 km2). The streams of Collett Creek, Diamond Creek, Gannon Creek, Middle Creek, Mulvane Creek, Pickett Creek, Schaffer Creek, School Creek, Stribby Creek and Wildcat Creek run through this township.


The township contains the following settlements:

  • City of Elmdale.
  • Unincorporated community of Hymer.
  • Ghost town of Elk (east part of community).


The township contains the following cemeteries:

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