Douglas Township, Jackson County, Kansas

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Douglas Township
Location in Jackson County
Location in Jackson County
Coordinates: 39°16′00″N 95°41′26″W / 39.26667°N 95.69056°W / 39.26667; -95.69056Coordinates: 39°16′00″N 95°41′26″W / 39.26667°N 95.69056°W / 39.26667; -95.69056
Country United States
State Kansas
County Jackson
 • Total 64.81 sq mi (167.86 km2)
 • Land 64.77 sq mi (167.75 km2)
 • Water 0.04 sq mi (0.11 km2)  0.07%
Elevation 1,053 ft (321 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 2,135
 • Density 33/sq mi (12.7/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0478303

Douglas Township is a township in Jackson County, Kansas, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 2,135.


Douglas Township was organized in 1855.[1]


Douglas Township covers an area of 64.81 square miles (167.86 square kilometers); of this, 0.04 square miles (0.11 square kilometers) or 0.07 percent is water. The streams of Middle Fork Muddy Creek and Spring Creek run through this township.

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The township contains four cemeteries: Hoyt, Hoyt, Mayetta and Steward.

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  1. ^ Barr, Elizabeth N. (1907). Business directory and history of Jackson County. p. 72. 

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