Powhattan Township, Brown County, Kansas

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Powhattan Township
Location in Brown County
Location in Brown County
Coordinates: 39°42′48″N 095°41′11″W / 39.71333°N 95.68639°W / 39.71333; -95.68639Coordinates: 39°42′48″N 095°41′11″W / 39.71333°N 95.68639°W / 39.71333; -95.68639
Country United States
State Kansas
County Brown
 • Total 89.82 sq mi (232.63 km2)
 • Land 89.76 sq mi (232.49 km2)
 • Water 0.05 sq mi (0.14 km2)  0.06%
Elevation 1,096 ft (334 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 874
 • Density 9.7/sq mi (3.8/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0472964

Powhattan Township is a township in Brown County, Kansas, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 874.


Powhattan Township covers an area of 89.82 square miles (232.6 km2) and contains one incorporated settlement, Powhattan. According to the USGS, it contains two cemeteries: Powhattan and Powhattan.

The streams of Plum Creek, Pony Creek, Roys Creek and Squaw Creek run through this township.


Powhattan Township contains one airport or landing strip, Croxton Airport.


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