Richland Township, Delaware County, Iowa

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Richland Township
Location in Delaware County
Location in Delaware County
Coordinates: 42°36′15″N 91°32′34″W / 42.60417°N 91.54278°W / 42.60417; -91.54278Coordinates: 42°36′15″N 91°32′34″W / 42.60417°N 91.54278°W / 42.60417; -91.54278
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Delaware
 • Total 36.65 sq mi (94.93 km2)
 • Land 36.47 sq mi (94.47 km2)
 • Water 0.18 sq mi (0.47 km2)  0.5%
Elevation 1,093 ft (333 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 575
 • Density 15.8/sq mi (6.1/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0468602

Richland Township is a township in Delaware County, Iowa, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 575.[1]


Richland Township covers an area of 36.65 square miles (94.93 square kilometers); of this, 0.18 square miles (0.47 square kilometers) or 0.5 percent is water. The streams of Fenchel Creek and Sand Hagen Creek run through this township.

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Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

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The township contains six cemeteries: Forestville, Pleasant Hill, Reynolds, Saint Albert, Spring Hill and Stanger Farm.

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  1. ^ United States Census Bureau American FactFinder

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