Walnut Township, Bates County, Missouri

Coordinates: 38°09′09″N 94°32′25″W / 38.15250°N 94.54028°W / 38.15250; -94.54028
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Walnut Township
Location in Bates County
Location in Bates County
Coordinates: 38°09′09″N 94°32′25″W / 38.15250°N 94.54028°W / 38.15250; -94.54028
Country United States
State Missouri
 • Total45.88 sq mi (118.84 km2)
 • Land45.65 sq mi (118.24 km2)
 • Water0.23 sq mi (0.6 km2)  0.5%
830 ft (253 m)
 • Total419
 • Density9.2/sq mi (3.5/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
64722, 64730, 64745, 64752, 64779
GNIS feature ID0766310

Walnut Township is one of twenty-four townships in Bates County, Missouri, and is part of the Kansas City metropolitan area within the USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 419.[1]


According to the United States Census Bureau, Walnut Township covers an area of 45.88 square miles (118.84 square kilometers); of this, 45.65 square miles (118.24 square kilometers, 99.5 percent) is land and 0.23 square miles (0.6 square kilometers, 0.5 percent) is water.

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Adjacent townships[edit]


The township contains these two cemeteries: Salem and Woofin.

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Oerke Enterprises Airport

School districts[edit]

  • Hume R-VIII
  • Miami R-I
  • Rich Hill R-IV

Political districts[edit]


  1. ^ "U.S. Census website". Retrieved May 17, 2009.

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