Nine Mile Prairie Township, Callaway County, Missouri

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Nine Mile Prairie Township
Township
Map highlighting Nine Mile Prairie Township, Callaway County, Missouri.svg
Coordinates: 38°54′22″N 091°42′42″W / 38.90611°N 91.71167°W / 38.90611; -91.71167Coordinates: 38°54′22″N 091°42′42″W / 38.90611°N 91.71167°W / 38.90611; -91.71167
Country United States
State Missouri
County Callaway
Area
 • Total 73.44 sq mi (190.21 km2)
 • Land 72.97 sq mi (188.98 km2)
 • Water 0.47 sq mi (1.23 km2)  0.65%
Elevation[1] 830 ft (253 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 790
 • Density 11/sq mi (4.2/km2)
FIPS code 29-52508[2]
GNIS feature ID 0766382

Nine Mile Prairie Township is one of eighteen townships in Callaway County, Missouri, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 790.[3]

Nine Mile Prairie Township was named for a 9-mile (14 km) long prairie located within its borders.[4]

Geography[edit]

Nine Mile Prairie Township covers an area of 73.44 square miles (190.2 km2) and contains no incorporated settlements. It contains six cemeteries: Allen, Antipch, Gregory, Oak Grove, Tate and Whitehead.

The streams of Bragg Branch, Bull Branch and Clarks Branch run through this township.

Transportation[edit]

Nine Mile Prairie Township contains one airport or landing strip, Eckerts Airstrip.

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