Kniest Township, Carroll County, Iowa

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Kniest Township, Carroll County
Map highlighting Kniest Township, Carroll County, Iowa.svg
Coordinates: 42°09′59″N 094°54′47″W / 42.16639°N 94.91306°W / 42.16639; -94.91306Coordinates: 42°09′59″N 094°54′47″W / 42.16639°N 94.91306°W / 42.16639; -94.91306
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Carroll
 • Total 35.68 sq mi (92.41 km2)
 • Land 35.68 sq mi (92.4 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0.01 km2)
Elevation[1] 1,270 ft (387 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 441
 • Density 12.4/sq mi (4.8/km2)
FIPS code 19-92319[2]
GNIS feature ID 0468169

Kniest Township is one of eighteen townships in Carroll County, Iowa, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 441.


Kniest Township covers an area of 35.68 square miles (92.4 km2) and contains no incorporated settlements. According to the USGS, it contains two cemeteries: Our Lady of Mount Carmel and Saint Bernards.


  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. 

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