Wheatland Township, Ellis County, Kansas

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Wheatland Township
Location in Ellis County
Location in Ellis County
Coordinates: 38°45′44″N 099°15′50″W / 38.76222°N 99.26389°W / 38.76222; -99.26389Coordinates: 38°45′44″N 099°15′50″W / 38.76222°N 99.26389°W / 38.76222; -99.26389
Country United States
State Kansas
County Ellis
 • Total 54.05 sq mi (139.98 km2)
 • Land 54.05 sq mi (139.98 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 1,988 ft (606 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 401
 • Density 7.4/sq mi (2.9/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0475294

Wheatland Township is a township in Ellis County, Kansas, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 401.


Wheatland Township covers an area of 54.05 square miles (140.0 km2) and contains no incorporated settlements. According to the USGS, it contains one cemetery, Saint Francis.

The streams of Big Timber Creek and Shelter Creek run through this township.


Wheatland Township contains two airports or landing strips: Philip Ranch Airport and Stecklein Field.


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