# Township Squares

Business / Real Estate / Township Squares: When the horizontal township lines and the vertical range lines intersect, they form squares. These township squares are the basic units of the rectangular survey system. Townships are 6 miles square and contain 36 square miles (23,040 acres).

### Township Squares

Business / Real Estate / Township Squares: When the horizontal township lines and the vertical range lines intersect, they form squares. These township squares are the basic units of the rectangular survey system. Townships are 6 miles square MORE

### Township Tiers

Business / Real Estate / Township Tiers: Township lines form strips of land called township tiers. These township tiers are designated by consecutive numbers north or south of the base line. MORE

### Township Line

Business / Real Estate / Township Line: Lines running east and west, parallel to the base line and six miles apart. MORE

### Township

Business / Real Estate / Township: A division of territory, used in the government (rectangular survey system of land description, which is six miles square, and contains 36 sections, each of which is one mile square and consists of 23 MORE

### Tier (Township Strip)

Business / Real Estate / Tier (Township Strip): A strip of land six miles wide, extending east and west and numbered north and south according to its distance from the base line in the rectangular (government) survey system of legal description. MORE

### Log-Linear Least-Squares Method

Business / Finance / Log-Linear Least-Squares Method: A statistical technique for fitting a curve to a set of data points. One of the variables is transformed by taking its logarithm, and then a straight line is fitted to the transformed set of data poin MORE