Garden Grove Township, Decatur County, Iowa

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Garden Grove Township
Location in Decatur County
Location in Decatur County
Coordinates: 40°51′29″N 93°36′56″W / 40.85806°N 93.61556°W / 40.85806; -93.61556Coordinates: 40°51′29″N 93°36′56″W / 40.85806°N 93.61556°W / 40.85806; -93.61556
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Decatur
 • Total 35.73 sq mi (92.55 km2)
 • Land 35.69 sq mi (92.43 km2)
 • Water 0.04 sq mi (0.11 km2)  0.12%
Elevation 1,070 ft (326 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 428
 • Density 12/sq mi (4.6/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0467889

Garden Grove Township is a township in Decatur County, Iowa, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 428.


Garden Grove Township was created in 1850.[1]


Garden Grove Township covers an area of 35.73 square miles (92.55 square kilometers); of this, 0.04 square miles (0.11 square kilometers) or 0.12 percent is water. The streams of Mormon Pool and Weldon Creek run through this township.

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The township contains five cemeteries: Doze, Garden Grove, Metier, Morman and Winters.

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  1. ^ Smith, Heman Conoman (1915). History of Decatur County, Iowa, and Its People, Volume 1. S. J. Clarke Publishing Company. p. 16. 

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