Whiting Township, Jackson County, Kansas

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Whiting Township
Location in Jackson County
Location in Jackson County
Coordinates: 39°36′10″N 95°35′51″W / 39.60278°N 95.59750°W / 39.60278; -95.59750Coordinates: 39°36′10″N 95°35′51″W / 39.60278°N 95.59750°W / 39.60278; -95.59750
Country United States
State Kansas
County Jackson
 • Total 36 sq mi (93.23 km2)
 • Land 35.96 sq mi (93.13 km2)
 • Water 0.04 sq mi (0.11 km2)  0.12%
Elevation 1,020 ft (311 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 362
 • Density 10.1/sq mi (3.9/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0473239

Whiting Township is a township in Jackson County, Kansas, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 362.


Whiting Township was formed in 1872.[1]


Whiting Township covers an area of 36 square miles (93.23 square kilometers); of this, 0.04 square miles (0.11 square kilometers) or 0.12 percent is water. The stream of Muddy Creek runs through this township.

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The township contains one cemetery, Spring Hill.

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  1. ^ Barr, Elizabeth N. (1907). Business directory and history of Jackson County. p. 13. 

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