Eldorado Township, Benton County, Iowa

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Eldorado Township
Location in Benton County
Location in Benton County
Coordinates: 41°59′36″N 92°00′35″W / 41.99333°N 92.00972°W / 41.99333; -92.00972Coordinates: 41°59′36″N 92°00′35″W / 41.99333°N 92.00972°W / 41.99333; -92.00972
Country Flag of the United States.svg United States
State Flag of Iowa.svg Iowa
County Benton
 • Total 92.21 km2 (35.6 sq mi)
 • Land 92.21 km2 (35.6 sq mi)
 • Water 0 km2 (0 sq mi)  0%
Elevation 287 m (942 ft)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,240
 • Density 13.4/km2 (34.8/sq mi)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 52209, 52315, 52346, 52354
GNIS feature ID 0467771

Eldorado Township is one of twenty townships in Benton County, Iowa, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 1,240.[1]


According to the United States Census Bureau, Eldorado Township covers an area of 35.6 square miles (92.21 square kilometers).

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The township contains these three cemeteries: Prairie Lutheran, Saint Johns Lutheran and Salem.

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School districts[edit]

  • Benton Community School District

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