Riverton Township, Floyd County, Iowa Article

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Riverton Township
Location in Floyd County
Location in Floyd County
Coordinates: 42°57′58″N 92°37′05″W / 42.96611°N 92.61806°W / 42.96611; -92.61806
RIVERTON TOWNSHIP FLOYD COUNTY IOWA Latitude and Longitude:

42°57′58″N 92°37′05″W / 42.96611°N 92.61806°W / 42.96611; -92.61806
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Floyd
Area
 • Total44.35 sq mi (114.86 km2)
 • Land44.19 sq mi (114.44 km2)
 • Water0.16 sq mi (0.41 km2)  0.36%
Elevation
1,037 ft (316 m)
Population
( 2000)
 • Total508
 • Density11.5/sq mi (4.4/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 ( CST)
 • Summer ( DST) UTC-5 ( CDT)
ZIP codes
50616, 50636, 50658
GNIS feature ID 0468624

Riverton Township is one of twelve townships in Floyd County, Iowa, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 508. [1]

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, Riverton Township covers an area of 44.35 square miles (114.86 square kilometers); of this, 44.19 square miles (114.44 square kilometers, 99.63 percent) is land and 0.16 square miles (0.41 square kilometers, 0.36 percent) is water.

Cities, towns, villages

Unincorporated towns

(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)

Adjacent townships

Cemeteries

The township contains these two cemeteries: Ligget and Riverton.

Major highways

Rivers

Landmarks

  • Bunns Woods County Park
  • Howards Wood Recreational Area

School districts

  • Charles City Community School District
  • Greene Community School District
  • Nashua-Plainfield Community School District

Political districts

References

External links