Florence Township, Goodhue County, Minnesota

Florence Township, Minnesota
Florence Township, Minnesota is located in Minnesota
Florence Township, Minnesota
Florence Township, Minnesota
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Florence Township, Minnesota is located in the United States
Florence Township, Minnesota
Florence Township, Minnesota
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Coordinates: 44°30′34″N 92°21′10″W / 44.50944°N 92.35278°W / 44.50944; -92.35278Coordinates: 44°30′34″N 92°21′10″W / 44.50944°N 92.35278°W / 44.50944; -92.35278
CountryUnited States
StateMinnesota
CountyGoodhue
Area
 • Total40.6 sq mi (105.0 km2)
 • Land34.9 sq mi (90.5 km2)
 • Water5.6 sq mi (14.6 km2)
Elevation
712 ft (217 m)
Population
 (2000)
 • Total1,450
 • Density41.5/sq mi (16.0/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code27-21392[1]
GNIS feature ID0664180[2]
Websitewww.FlorenceTWP.org

Florence Township is a township in Goodhue County, Minnesota. The population was 1,450 at the 2000 census. A small part of the city of Lake City extends geographically within the township, but is a separate entity. The unincorporated area of Frontenac is also located within the township.

Florence Township was organized in 1858, and named for Florence Graham, the daughter of a county judge.[3]

  1. ^ "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. ^ Upham, Warren (1920). Minnesota Geographic Names: Their Origin and Historic Significance. Minnesota Historical Society. p. 206.

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