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Marion Township, Douglas County, Kansas

Marion Township
Township
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Location in Douglas County

Coordinates: 38°48′20″N 095°25′41″W / 38.80556°N 95.42806°W / 38.80556; -95.42806Coordinates: 38°48′20″N 095°25′41″W / 38.80556°N 95.42806°W / 38.80556; -95.42806

Country United States
State Kansas
County Douglas
Area
 • Total 71.93 sq mi (186.29 km2)
 • Land 71.55 sq mi (185.32 km2)
 • Water 0.37 sq mi (0.96 km2)  0.52%
Elevation 1,099 ft (335 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 836
 • Density 11.7/sq mi (4.5/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0479476

Marion Township is a township in Douglas County, Kansas, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 836. It was named after the former town of Marion which in turn was named after Francis Marion.

Geography

Marion Township covers an area of 71.93 square miles (186.3 km2) and contains no incorporated settlements. According to the USGS, it contains five cemeteries: Appanoose, Colyer, Dodder, Rock Creek and Twin Mounds.

Adjacent townships


Towns and settlements

Although these towns may not be incorporated or populated, they are still placed on maps produced by the county.



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