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Vernon Township, Cowley County, Kansas

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Vernon Township, Cowley County, Kansas

Coordinates: 37°16′0″N 97°5′0″W / 37.26667°N 97.08333°W / 37.26667; -97.08333

Vernon Township

Location in Cowley County

Coordinates: 37°16′19″N 097°05′06″W / 37.27194°N 97.08500°W / 37.27194; -97.08500

Country United States
State Kansas
County Cowley
 • Total 39.68 sq mi (102.78 km2)
 • Land 39.42 sq mi (102.1 km2)
 • Water 0.27 sq mi (0.69 km2)  0.67%
Elevation 1,198 ft (365 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 502
 • Density 12.7/sq mi (4.9/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0470359

Vernon Township is a township in Cowley County, Kansas, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 502.


Vernon Township covers an area of 39.68 square miles (102.8 km2) and contains no incorporated settlements. According to the USGS, it contains two cemeteries: Mount Vernon and Mount Zion.

The stream of Spring Creek runs through this township.


Vernon Township contains two airports or landing strips: Oxford Municipal Airport and Richardson Landing Field.


  • USGS Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

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