Chelsea Township, Butler County, Kansas facts for kids

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Chelsea Township
Township
Location in Butler County
Location in Butler County
Country United States
State Kansas
County Butler
Area
 • Total 107.21 sq mi (277.68 km2)
 • Land 100.62 sq mi (260.6 km2)
 • Water 6.59 sq mi (17.08 km2)  6.15%
Elevation 1,434 ft (437 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 190
 • Density 1.9/sq mi (0.7/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0474400

Chelsea Township is a township in Butler County, Kansas, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 190.

History

Chelsea Township was organized in 1876. The township was named by a settler from Boston after Chelsea, Massachusetts.

Geography

Chelsea Township covers an area of 107.21 square miles (277.7 km2) and contains no incorporated settlements. According to the USGS, it contains one cemetery, Chelsea.

The streams of Cole Creek, Durechen Creek and Gilmore Branch run through this township.

See also: List of books about Butler County, Kansas

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