Kentucky Township, Jefferson County, Kansas

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Kentucky Township
Location in Jefferson County
Location in Jefferson County
Coordinates: 39°06′30″N 95°25′06″W / 39.10833°N 95.41833°W / 39.10833; -95.41833Coordinates: 39°06′30″N 95°25′06″W / 39.10833°N 95.41833°W / 39.10833; -95.41833
Country United States
State Kansas
County Jefferson
 • Total 41.56 sq mi (107.63 km2)
 • Land 36.08 sq mi (93.45 km2)
 • Water 5.48 sq mi (14.18 km2)  13.17%
Elevation 850 ft (259 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,576
 • Density 43.7/sq mi (16.9/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0478495

Kentucky Township is a township in Jefferson County, Kansas, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 1,576.


Kentucky Township covers an area of 41.56 square miles (107.63 square kilometers); of this, 5.48 square miles (14.18 square kilometers) or 13.17 percent is water. The streams of Delaware River, Little Wild Horse Creek and Slough Creek run through this township.

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(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)

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The township contains three cemeteries: Mount Calvary, Newman and Perry.

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