|Country United States|
GNIS feature ID 0766230
Area 51.34 km²
Population 23 (2010)
FIPS code 29-04582
Elevation 268 m
Local time Friday 6:14 AM
|Weather -7°C, Wind S at 6 km/h, 94% Humidity|
Benton Township is one of eleven townships in Atchison County, Missouri, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 23.
Map of Benton Township, MO, USA
Benton Township was established in 1858, and named after Thomas Hart Benton, a Missouri senator.
Benton Township covers an area of 19.8 square miles (51.3 km2) and contains no incorporated settlements.
The stream of State Line Slough runs through this township.