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Mound Township, Bates County, Missouri

Coordinates: 38°21′28″N 94°20′25″W / 38.35778°N 94.34028°W / 38.35778; -94.34028
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Mound Township
Location in Bates County
Location in Bates County
Coordinates: 38°21′28″N 94°20′25″W / 38.35778°N 94.34028°W / 38.35778; -94.34028
Country United States
State Missouri
 • Total36.23 sq mi (93.82 km2)
 • Land36.13 sq mi (93.59 km2)
 • Water0.09 sq mi (0.23 km2)  0.25%
869 ft (265 m)
 • Total819
 • Density22.7/sq mi (8.8/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
64720, 64730
GNIS feature ID0766300

Mound 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 819.[1]

Mound Township was named for the mounds within its borders.[2]


According to the United States Census Bureau, Mound Township covers an area of 36.23 square miles (93.82 square kilometers); of this, 36.13 square miles (93.59 square kilometers, 99.75 percent) is land and 0.09 square miles (0.23 square kilometers, 0.25 percent) is water.

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

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Major highways[edit]


  • City Park
  • Grove Street

School districts[edit]

  • Adrian County R-III
  • Butler R-V School District

Political districts[edit]


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

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