Purdy Township, Barry County, Missouri

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Purdy Township
Map highlighting Purdy Township, Barry County, Missouri.svg
Coordinates: 36°49′15″N 093°55′12″W / 36.82083°N 93.92000°W / 36.82083; -93.92000Coordinates: 36°49′15″N 093°55′12″W / 36.82083°N 93.92000°W / 36.82083; -93.92000
Country United States
State Missouri
County Barry
 • Total 23.56 sq mi (61.02 km2)
 • Land 23.55 sq mi (61 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.02 km2)  0.03%
Elevation[1] 1,480 ft (451 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 2,031
 • Density 86.2/sq mi (33.3/km2)
FIPS code 29-60194[2]
GNIS feature ID 0766267

Purdy Township is one of twenty-five townships in Barry County, Missouri, United States. As of the 2000 census, its population was 2,031.


Purdy Township covers an area of 23.56 square miles (61.0 km2) and contains one incorporated settlement, Purdy. It contains two cemeteries: Matty and Stinett.


Purdy Township contains two airports or landing strips: Gibbons Air Park and Ingram Private Airport.


  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 

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