Butler Township, Scott County, Iowa

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Butler Township
Location in Scott County
Location in Scott County
Coordinates: 41°43′29″N 090°29′26″W / 41.72472°N 90.49056°W / 41.72472; -90.49056Coordinates: 41°43′29″N 090°29′26″W / 41.72472°N 90.49056°W / 41.72472; -90.49056
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Scott
 • Total 34.4 sq mi (89.1 km2)
 • Land 34.18 sq mi (88.54 km2)
 • Water 0.22 sq mi (0.56 km2)  0.63%
Elevation 663 ft (202 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 3,454
 • Density 101.1/sq mi (39/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0467516

Butler Township is a township in Scott County, Iowa, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 3,454.


Butler Township covers an area of 34.4 square miles (89 km2) and contains two incorporated settlements: McCausland and Park View. According to the USGS, it contains four cemeteries: Fairview, McCausland, Mount Joy and Mount Union.

The streams of Glynn Creek and McDonald Creek run through this township.


Butler Township contains one airport or landing strip, Quiet Valley Heliport.


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