Beaver Township, Newton County, Indiana

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Beaver Township
Township
Location in Newton County
Location in Newton County
Coordinates: 40°57′34″N 87°27′24″W / 40.95944°N 87.45667°W / 40.95944; -87.45667Coordinates: 40°57′34″N 87°27′24″W / 40.95944°N 87.45667°W / 40.95944; -87.45667
Country  United States
State  Indiana
County Newton
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 42.27 sq mi (109.5 km2)
 • Land 40.88 sq mi (105.9 km2)
 • Water 1.39 sq mi (3.6 km2)  3.29%
Elevation 669 ft (204 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,573
 • Density 38.5/sq mi (14.9/km2)
ZIP codes 47922, 47963
GNIS feature ID 0453102

Beaver Township is one of ten townships in Newton County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,573 and it contained 726 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 42.27 square miles (109.5 km2), of which 40.88 square miles (105.9 km2) (or 96.71%) is land and 1.39 square miles (3.6 km2) (or 3.29%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these four cemeteries: Beaver City, Murphy, Bell, and Oakland.

Major highways[edit]

Lakes[edit]

  • Cory Lake
  • J C Murphy Lake

School districts[edit]

  • North Newton School Corporation

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Retrieved 2013-05-10. 

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