Marcus Township, Cherokee County, Iowa

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Marcus Township
Map highlighting Marcus Township, Cherokee County, Iowa.svg
Coordinates: 42°51′53″N 095°47′38″W / 42.86472°N 95.79389°W / 42.86472; -95.79389Coordinates: 42°51′53″N 095°47′38″W / 42.86472°N 95.79389°W / 42.86472; -95.79389
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Cherokee
 • Total 36.59 sq mi (94.77 km2)
 • Land 36.59 sq mi (94.77 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation[1] 1,450 ft (442 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,311
 • Density 35.8/sq mi (13.8/km2)
FIPS code 19-92829[2]
GNIS feature ID 0468345

Marcus Township is one of sixteen townships in Cherokee County, Iowa, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 1,311.


Marcus Township covers an area of 36.59 square miles (94.8 km2) and contains one incorporated settlement, Marcus. According to the USGS, it contains two cemeteries: Holy Name and Marcus-Amherst.


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