Blooming Grove Township, Franklin County, Indiana

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Blooming Grove Township
Township
Location of Blooming Grove Township in Franklin County
Location of Blooming Grove Township in Franklin County
Coordinates: 39°30′01″N 85°04′46″W / 39.50028°N 85.07944°W / 39.50028; -85.07944Coordinates: 39°30′01″N 85°04′46″W / 39.50028°N 85.07944°W / 39.50028; -85.07944
Country United States
State Indiana
County Franklin
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 21.53 sq mi (55.8 km2)
 • Land 21.49 sq mi (55.7 km2)
 • Water 0.04 sq mi (0.1 km2)
Elevation[1] 997 ft (304 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,154
 • Density 53.7/sq mi (20.7/km2)
FIPS code 18-05824[2]
GNIS feature ID 453114

Blooming Grove Township is one of thirteen townships in Franklin County, Indiana. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,154.[3]

History[edit]

Blooming Grove Township was largely settled after the War of 1812.[4]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 21.53 square miles (55.8 km2), of which 21.49 square miles (55.7 km2) (or 99.81%) is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) (or 0.19%) is water.[3] Shady Lake is in this township.

Unincorporated towns[edit]

(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)

Adjacent townships[edit]

Major highways[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains one cemetery, Ebenezer.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ 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. 
  4. ^ Reifel, August Jacob (1915). History of Franklin County, Indiana. Windmill Publications. p. 140. 

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