Calumet Township, Lake County, Indiana

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Calumet Township
Township
Map highlighting Calumet Township, Lake County, Indiana.svg
Coordinates: 41°35′07″N 87°21′15″W / 41.58528°N 87.35417°W / 41.58528; -87.35417Coordinates: 41°35′07″N 87°21′15″W / 41.58528°N 87.35417°W / 41.58528; -87.35417
Country United States
State Indiana
County Lake
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 68.71 sq mi (178.0 km2)
 • Land 61.38 sq mi (159.0 km2)
 • Water 7.32 sq mi (19.0 km2)
Elevation[1] 604 ft (184 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 104,258
 • Density 1,698.4/sq mi (655.8/km2)
FIPS code 18-09820[2]
GNIS feature ID 453154

Calumet Township is one of eleven townships in Lake County, Indiana. As of the 2010 census, its population was 104,258 and it contained 49,554 housing units.[3]

Calumet Township was established in 1883.[4]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 68.71 square miles (178.0 km2), of which 61.38 square miles (159.0 km2) (or 89.33%) is land and 7.32 square miles (19.0 km2) (or 10.65%) is water.[3]

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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. ^ Howat, William Frederick (1915). A Standard History of Lake County, Indiana, and the Calumet Region, Volume 1. Lewis Publishing Company. p. 105. 

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