Washington Township, Jackson County, Kansas

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Washington Township
Location in Jackson County
Location in Jackson County
Coordinates: 39°13′45″N 95°56′01″W / 39.22917°N 95.93361°W / 39.22917; -95.93361Coordinates: 39°13′45″N 95°56′01″W / 39.22917°N 95.93361°W / 39.22917; -95.93361
Country United States
State Kansas
County Jackson
 • Total 53.69 sq mi (139.06 km2)
 • Land 53.62 sq mi (138.88 km2)
 • Water 0.07 sq mi (0.19 km2)  0.14%
Elevation 1,017 ft (310 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 516
 • Density 9.6/sq mi (3.7/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0476262

Washington Township is a township in Jackson County, Kansas, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 516.


Washington Township covers an area of 53.69 square miles (139.06 square kilometers); of this, 0.07 square miles (0.19 square kilometers) or 0.14 percent is water. The streams of Dutch Creek, Illinois Creek, James Creek, Salt Creek and Sullivan Creek run through this township.

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The township contains one cemetery, Delia.


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