Excelsior Township, Dickinson County, Iowa

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Excelsior Township
Location in Dickinson County
Location in Dickinson County
Coordinates: 43°23′06″N 95°19′22″W / 43.38500°N 95.32278°W / 43.38500; -95.32278Coordinates: 43°23′06″N 95°19′22″W / 43.38500°N 95.32278°W / 43.38500; -95.32278
Country Flag of the United States.svg United States
State Flag of Iowa.svg Iowa
County Dickinson
 • Total 36.36 sq mi (94.16 km2)
 • Land 36.24 sq mi (93.86 km2)
 • Water 0.12 sq mi (0.3 km2)  0.32%
Elevation 1,483 ft (452 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 186
 • Density 5.1/sq mi (2/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 51345, 51347, 51351
GNIS feature ID 0467803

Excelsior Township is one of twelve townships in Dickinson County, Iowa, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 186.[1]


According to the United States Census Bureau, Excelsior Township covers an area of 36.36 square miles (94.16 square kilometers); of this, 36.24 square miles (93.86 square kilometers, 99.68 percent) is land and 0.12 square miles (0.3 square kilometers, 0.32 percent) is water.

Adjacent townships[edit]


The township contains Excelsior Township Cemetery.

Major highways[edit]


  • Stony Lake

School districts[edit]

  • Harris-Lake Park Community School District
  • Okoboji Community School District

Political districts[edit]


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