Center Township, Dearborn County, Indiana

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Center Township
Township
Location of Center Township in Dearborn County
Location of Center Township in Dearborn County
Coordinates: 39°03′19″N 84°54′49″W / 39.05528°N 84.91361°W / 39.05528; -84.91361Coordinates: 39°03′19″N 84°54′49″W / 39.05528°N 84.91361°W / 39.05528; -84.91361
Country United States
State Indiana
County Dearborn
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 11.35 sq mi (29.4 km2)
 • Land 10.75 sq mi (27.8 km2)
 • Water 0.6 sq mi (2 km2)
Elevation[1] 466 ft (142 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 5,318
 • Density 494.6/sq mi (191.0/km2)
FIPS code 18-11278[2]
GNIS feature ID 453175

Center Township is one of fourteen townships in Dearborn County, Indiana. As of the 2010 census, its population was 5,318 and it contained 2,267 housing units.[3]

History[edit]

Center Township was organized in 1839.[4][5]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 11.35 square miles (29.4 km2), of which 10.75 square miles (27.8 km2) (or 94.71%) is land and 0.6 square miles (1.6 km2) (or 5.29%) is water.[3]

Cities and towns[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Major highways[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains one cemetery, Riverview.

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. ^ Shaw, Archibald (1915). History of Dearborn County, Indiana: Her People, Industries and Institutions. Unigraphic. p. 154. 
  5. ^ History of Dearborn and Ohio Counties, Indiana. F. E. Weakley. 1885. p. 425. 

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