Lone Oak Township, Bates County, Missouri

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Lone Oak Township
Location in Bates County
Location in Bates County
Coordinates: 38°10′20″N 94°18′40″W / 38.17222°N 94.31111°W / 38.17222; -94.31111Coordinates: 38°10′20″N 94°18′40″W / 38.17222°N 94.31111°W / 38.17222; -94.31111
Country United States
State Missouri
 • Total35.96 sq mi (93.15 km2)
 • Land35.94 sq mi (93.08 km2)
 • Water0.03 sq mi (0.07 km2)  0.08%
817 ft (249 m)
 • Total293
 • Density8.2/sq mi (3.1/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
64730, 64779
GNIS feature ID0766298

Lone Oak Township is one of twenty-four townships in Bates County, Missouri, and is part of the Kansas City metropolitan area within the USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 293.[1]

The township takes its name from Lone Oak Branch creek.[2]


According to the United States Census Bureau, Lone Oak Township covers an area of 35.96 square miles (93.15 square kilometers); of this, 35.94 square miles (93.08 square kilometers, 99.92 percent) is land and 0.03 square miles (0.07 square kilometers, 0.08 percent) is water.

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Adjacent townships[edit]


The township contains Fairview Cemetery.

Major highways[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Butler R-V School District
  • Rich Hill R-IV

Political districts[edit]


  1. ^ "U.S. Census website". Retrieved 2009-05-17.
  2. ^ "Bates County Place Names, 1928-1945 (archived)". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on 24 June 2016. Retrieved 1 September 2016.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: bot: original URL status unknown (link)

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