Union Township, Dallas County, Iowa

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Coordinates: 41°39′30.78″N 94°5′32.67″W / 41.6585500°N 94.0924083°W / 41.6585500; -94.0924083

Union Township
Location in Dallas County
Location in Dallas County
Coordinates: 41°33′34″N 094°10′40″W / 41.55944°N 94.17778°W / 41.55944; -94.17778
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Dallas
 • Total 39.83 sq mi (103.16 km2)
 • Land 39.79 sq mi (103.05 km2)
 • Water 0.04 sq mi (0.11 km2)  0.11%
Elevation 978 ft (298 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 2,146
 • Density 53.9/sq mi (20.8/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0468816

Union Township is a township in Dallas County, Iowa, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 2,146.


Union Township covers an area of 39.83 square miles (103.2 km2) and contains two incorporated settlements: Dexter and Redfield. According to the USGS, it contains five cemeteries: Bear Creek, Dexter, Pleasant Hill, Spillers and Wiscotta.

The stream of Middle Raccoon River runs through this township.


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