Le Claire Township, Scott County, Iowa

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Le Claire Township
Location in Scott County
Location in Scott County
Coordinates: 41°37′06″N 090°23′11″W / 41.61833°N 90.38639°W / 41.61833; -90.38639Coordinates: 41°37′06″N 090°23′11″W / 41.61833°N 90.38639°W / 41.61833; -90.38639
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Scott
 • Total 26.3 sq mi (68.12 km2)
 • Land 24.3 sq mi (62.95 km2)
 • Water 2 sq mi (5.17 km2)  7.59%
Elevation 745 ft (227 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 4,263
 • Density 175.4/sq mi (67.7/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0468195

Le Claire Township is a township in Scott County, Iowa, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 4,263.


Le Claire Township covers an area of 26.3 square miles (68 km2) and contains one incorporated settlement, Le Claire. According to the USGS, it contains four cemeteries: Fairview, Glendale, Jacks and LeClaire Prairie.

The streams of McCarty Creek, Olathea Creek, Silver Creek and Sycamore Creek run through this township.


Le Claire Township contains two airports or landing strips: Schurr Airport and Schurr Landing Strip.


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