Grand Prairie Township, Platte County, Nebraska

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Grand Prairie Township
Township
Location in Platte County
Location in Platte County
Coordinates: 41°36′50″N 097°25′39″W / 41.61389°N 97.42750°W / 41.61389; -97.42750Coordinates: 41°36′50″N 097°25′39″W / 41.61389°N 97.42750°W / 41.61389; -97.42750
Country United States
State Nebraska
County Platte
Area
 • Total 36.19 sq mi (93.74 km2)
 • Land 36.19 sq mi (93.74 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 1,617 ft (493 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 437
 • Density 12.1/sq mi (4.7/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0838032

Grand Prairie Township is one of eighteen townships in Platte County, Nebraska, United States. The population was 437 at the 2000 census. A 2006 estimate placed the township's population at 441.[1]

History[edit]

Grand Prairie Township was originally called Stearns Township, and under the latter name was established in 1872. It was renamed Grand Prairie in 1874.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Subcounty population estimates: Nebraska 2000-2006". United States Census Bureau, Population Division. 2007-06-28. Archived from the original (CSV) on 2008-02-18. Retrieved 2008-03-02. 
  2. ^ Phillips, G. W. (1915). Past and Present of Platte County, Nebraska: A Record of Settlement, Organization, Progress and Achievement. Clarke. p. 386. 

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