Ellis Township, Ellis County, Kansas

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Ellis Township
Location in Ellis County
Location in Ellis County
Coordinates: 39°01′30″N 099°29′46″W / 39.02500°N 99.49611°W / 39.02500; -99.49611Coordinates: 39°01′30″N 099°29′46″W / 39.02500°N 99.49611°W / 39.02500; -99.49611
Country United States
State Kansas
County Ellis
 • Total 176.48 sq mi (457.08 km2)
 • Land 176.45 sq mi (457 km2)
 • Water 0.03 sq mi (0.09 km2)  0.02%
Elevation 2,110 ft (643 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 386
 • Density 2.2/sq mi (0.8/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0485300

Ellis Township is a township in Ellis County, Kansas, USA. At the 2000 census, its population was 386.


Ellis Township covers an area of 176.48 square miles (457.1 km2) and contains one incorporated settlement, Ellis. According to the USGS, it contains two cemeteries: Mount Hope and Saint Marys.

The streams of East Spring Creek, Tomcat Creek and Wild Horse Creek run through this township.


Ellis Township contains one airport or landing strip, Ellis Landing Field.


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