Nodaway Township, Andrew County, Missouri

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Nodaway Township
Township
Map highlighting Nodaway Township, Andrew County, Missouri.svg
Coordinates: 39°56′44″N 094°49′39″W / 39.94556°N 94.82750°W / 39.94556; -94.82750Coordinates: 39°56′44″N 094°49′39″W / 39.94556°N 94.82750°W / 39.94556; -94.82750
Country United States
State Missouri
County Andrew
Area
 • Total 39.41 sq mi (102.08 km2)
 • Land 39.01 sq mi (101.04 km2)
 • Water 0.40 sq mi (1.04 km2)  1.02%
Elevation[1] 1,109 ft (338 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 6,738
 • Density 173/sq mi (66.7/km2)
FIPS code 29-52688[2]
GNIS feature ID 0766227

Nodaway Township is one of ten townships in Andrew County, Missouri, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 6,738.[3]

Nodaway Township was established in 1846, and named after the Nodaway River.[4]

Geography[edit]

Nodaway Township covers an area of 39.4 square miles (102.1 km2) and contains one incorporated settlement, Savannah (the county seat). It contains four cemeteries: Bennett Lane, Coffman, Earls and Kellogg.

The streams of Honey Creek and Lincoln Creek run through this township.

Transportation[edit]

Nodaway Township contains one airport, Worth Airport.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on September 11, 2013. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Nodaway township, Andrew County, Missouri". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved June 21, 2013. 
  4. ^ "Andrew County Place Names, 1928-1945 (archived)". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Retrieved 30 August 2016. 

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