New Home Township, Bates County, Missouri

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New Home Township
Location in Bates County
Location in Bates County
Coordinates: 38°09′30″N 94°27′20″W / 38.15833°N 94.45556°W / 38.15833; -94.45556Coordinates: 38°09′30″N 94°27′20″W / 38.15833°N 94.45556°W / 38.15833; -94.45556
Country United States
State Missouri
 • Total44.63 sq mi (115.6 km2)
 • Land44.53 sq mi (115.32 km2)
 • Water0.11 sq mi (0.28 km2)  0.24%
768 ft (234 m)
 • Total222
 • Density5/sq mi (1.9/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
64730, 64779
GNIS feature ID0766302

New Home 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 222.[1]


The township takes its name from the community of New Home, Missouri.[2]


According to the United States Census Bureau, New Home Township covers an area of 44.63 square miles (115.6 square kilometers); of this, 44.53 square miles (115.32 square kilometers, 99.76 percent) is land and 0.11 square miles (0.28 square kilometers, 0.24 percent) is water.

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Adjacent townships[edit]


The township contains Thomas Cemetery.



  • Brushy Mound Lake

School districts[edit]

  • Butler R-V School District
  • Hume R-VIII
  • 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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