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Hamilton Township, Caldwell County, Missouri

Hamilton Township is one of twelve townships in Caldwell County, Missouri, and is part of the Kansas City metropolitan area with the USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 2,362.

Hamilton Township
Map highlighting Hamilton Township, Caldwell County, Missouri.svg
Coordinates: 39°44′33″N 094°00′29″W / 39.74250°N 94.00806°W / 39.74250; -94.00806Coordinates: 39°44′33″N 094°00′29″W / 39.74250°N 94.00806°W / 39.74250; -94.00806
CountryUnited States
 • Total34.9 sq mi (90.4 km2)
 • Land34.8 sq mi (90.12 km2)
 • Water0.11 sq mi (0.28 km2)  0.31%
Elevation984 ft (300 m)
 • Total2,362
 • Density67.9/sq mi (26.2/km2)
FIPS code29-30052[2]
GNIS feature ID0766363

Hamilton Township was established in 1867.[3]


Hamilton Township covers an area of 34.9 square miles (90 km2) and contains one incorporated settlement, Hamilton. It contains two cemeteries: Bowman and Highland.


Hamilton Township contains one airport or landing strip, Cliff Scott Airport.


  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. ^ "Caldwell County Place Names, 1928–1945 (archived)". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on 24 June 2016. Retrieved 7 September 2016.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)

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