Prairie Township is an inactive township in Howard County, in the U.S. state of Missouri.[1]

Prairie Township was named for the prairie lands within its borders.[2]


  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Prairie Township, Howard County, Missouri
  2. ^ "Howard County Place Names, 1928–1945 (archived)". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on 24 June 2016. Retrieved 8 October 2016.CS1 maint: bot: original URL status unknown (link)

Coordinates: 39°15′17″N 92°42′32″W / 39.2547°N 92.7089°W / 39.2547; -92.7089