Palestine Township, Cooper County, Missouri

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Palestine Township
Location in Cooper County
Location in Cooper County
Coordinates: 38°51′16″N 92°50′31″W / 38.85444°N 92.84194°W / 38.85444; -92.84194Coordinates: 38°51′16″N 92°50′31″W / 38.85444°N 92.84194°W / 38.85444; -92.84194
Country  United States
State  Missouri
County Cooper
 • Total 44.97 sq mi (116.48 km2)
 • Land 44.92 sq mi (116.34 km2)
 • Water 0.06 sq mi (0.15 km2)  0.13%
Elevation 745 ft (227 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 367
 • Density 8.2/sq mi (3.2/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 65233, 65237, 65276
GNIS feature ID 0766535

Palestine Township is one of fourteen townships in Cooper County, Missouri, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 367.[1]


According to the United States Census Bureau, Palestine Township covers an area of 44.97 square miles (116.48 square kilometers); of this, 44.92 square miles (116.34 square kilometers, 99.88 percent) is land and 0.06 square miles (0.15 square kilometers, 0.13 percent) is water.

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Adjacent townships[edit]


The township contains these three cemeteries: Briscoe, Concord and Concord.

Major highways[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Boonville School District
  • Cooper County C-4
  • Pilot Grove C-4

Political districts[edit]


  1. ^ United States Census Bureau American FactFinder

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