Athens Township, Jewell County, Kansas

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Athens Township
Location in Jewell County
Location in Jewell County
Coordinates: 39°36′05″N 98°19′51″W / 39.60139°N 98.33083°W / 39.60139; -98.33083Coordinates: 39°36′05″N 98°19′51″W / 39.60139°N 98.33083°W / 39.60139; -98.33083
Country United States
State Kansas
County Jewell
 • Total 39.47 sq mi (102.24 km2)
 • Land 39.47 sq mi (102.24 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 1,503 ft (458 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 74
 • Density 1.9/sq mi (0.72/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0472091

Athens Township is a township in Jewell County, Kansas, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 74.


Athens Township covers an area of 39.47 square miles (102.24 square kilometers). The streams of Ash Creek, Middle Limestone Creek and West Limestone Creek run through this township.

Adjacent townships[edit]


The township contains one cemetery, Athens.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Rose Port Airport


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