Harrison Township, Adair County, Iowa

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Harrison Township, Adair County
Township
Map highlighting Harrison Township, Adair County, Iowa.svg
Coordinates: 41°22′29″N 094°17′53″W / 41.37472°N 94.29806°W / 41.37472; -94.29806Coordinates: 41°22′29″N 094°17′53″W / 41.37472°N 94.29806°W / 41.37472; -94.29806
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Adair
Area
 • Total 35.87 sq mi (92.9 km2)
 • Land 35.84 sq mi (92.83 km2)
 • Water 0.03 sq mi (0.08 km2)
Elevation[1] 1,145 ft (349 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 178
 • Density 5.0/sq mi (1.9/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 19-91854[2]
GNIS feature ID 0468009

Harrison Township is one of seventeen townships in Adair County, Iowa, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 178.[3]

History[edit]

Harrison Township was organized in 1856.[4]

Geography[edit]

Harrison Township covers an area of 35.87 square miles (92.9 km2) and contains no incorporated settlements. According to the USGS, it contains two cemeteries: Fairview and Roberts.

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. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ "IA - Harrison 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. 162. 

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