Greenfield Township, Adair County, Iowa

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Greenfield Township, Adair County
Township
Map highlighting Greenfield Township, Adair County, Iowa.svg
Coordinates: 41°17′40″N 094°27′11″W / 41.29444°N 94.45306°W / 41.29444; -94.45306Coordinates: 41°17′40″N 094°27′11″W / 41.29444°N 94.45306°W / 41.29444; -94.45306
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Adair
Area
 • Total 5.71 sq mi (14.79 km2)
 • Land 5.7 sq mi (14.77 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.02 km2)
Elevation[1] 1,299 ft (396 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,072
 • Density 363.5/sq mi (140.3/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 19-91755[2]
GNIS feature ID 0467972

Greenfield Township is one of seventeen townships in Adair County, Iowa, USA. At the 2010 census, its population was 2,072.[3]

History[edit]

Greenfield Township was first settled in 1854.[4] This township was organized in 1859.[5]

Geography[edit]

Greenfield Township covers an area of 5.71 square miles (14.8 km2) and contains one incorporated settlement, Greenfield. According to the USGS, it contains one cemetery, Greenfield.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ "IA - Greenfield township". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved March 17, 2013. 
  4. ^ Kilburn, Lucian Moody (1915). History of Adair County, Iowa, and Its People, Volume 1. Pioneer Publishing Company. p. 92. 
  5. ^ History of Guthrie and Adair Counties, Iowa. Continental Historical Company. 1884. p. 837. 

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