Kelly Township, Cooper County, Missouri

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Kelly Township
Location in Cooper County
Location in Cooper County
Coordinates: 38°46′39″N 92°47′46″W / 38.77750°N 92.79611°W / 38.77750; -92.79611Coordinates: 38°46′39″N 92°47′46″W / 38.77750°N 92.79611°W / 38.77750; -92.79611
Country  United States
State  Missouri
County Cooper
 • Total 66.69 sq mi (172.74 km2)
 • Land 66.61 sq mi (172.53 km2)
 • Water 0.08 sq mi (0.21 km2)  0.12%
Elevation 873 ft (266 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 676
 • Density 10.1/sq mi (3.9/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 65025, 65081, 65237, 65276, 65348, 65354
GNIS feature ID 0766530

Kelly Township is one of fourteen townships in Cooper County, Missouri, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 676.[1]

Kelly Township was named after John Kelley, a pioneer citizen.[2]


According to the United States Census Bureau, Kelly Township covers an area of 66.69 square miles (172.74 square kilometers); of this, 66.61 square miles (172.53 square kilometers, 99.88 percent) is land and 0.08 square miles (0.21 square kilometers, 0.12 percent) is water.

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Extinct towns[edit]

(These towns are listed as "historical" by the USGS.)

Adjacent townships[edit]


The township contains these five cemeteries: Chilton, Hopewell, Howard, Masonic and Woods.

Major highways[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Cooper County C-4
  • Moniteau County R-Vi School District
  • Otterville R-Vi
  • Pilot Grove C-4

Political districts[edit]


  1. ^ United States Census Bureau American FactFinder
  2. ^ "Cooper County Place Names, 1928–1945 (archived)". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on 24 June 2016. Retrieved 24 September 2016. 

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