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Augusta Township, Butler County, Kansas

Augusta Township
Location in Butler County
Location in Butler County
Country United States
State Kansas
County Butler
 • Total 32.53 sq mi (84.25 km2)
 • Land 32.31 sq mi (83.68 km2)
 • Water 0.22 sq mi (0.57 km2)  0.68%
Elevation 1,220 ft (372 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,405
 • Density 43.5/sq mi (16.8/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0474835

Augusta Township is a township in Butler County, Kansas, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 1,405.


  • History 1
  • Geography 2
  • Transportation 3
  • Further reading 4
  • Notes 5
  • References 6
  • External links 7


Augusta Township was organized in 1870. It was named Augusta in honor of a postmaster's wife.[1]


Augusta Township covers an area of 32.53 square miles (84.3 km2) and contains one incorporated settlement, Augusta. According to the USGS, it contains one cemetery, Calvary.

The streams of Elm Creek and Whitewater River run through this township.


Augusta Township contains three airports or landing strips: Augusta Airport, Augusta Municipal Airport and Sills Air Park.

Further reading


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  • USGS Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

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