Cessna Township, Hardin County, Ohio

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Cessna Township, Ohio
Township
Location of Cessna Township, Hardin County, Ohio
Location of Cessna Township, Hardin County, Ohio
Coordinates: 40°42′3″N 83°42′6″W / 40.70083°N 83.70167°W / 40.70083; -83.70167Coordinates: 40°42′3″N 83°42′6″W / 40.70083°N 83.70167°W / 40.70083; -83.70167
Country United States
State Ohio
County Hardin
Area
 • Total 22.8 sq mi (59.1 km2)
 • Land 22.8 sq mi (59.1 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation[1] 1,007 ft (307 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 519
 • Density 22.7/sq mi (8.8/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
FIPS code 39-13316[2]
GNIS feature ID 1086258[1]

Cessna Township is one of the fifteen townships of Hardin County, Ohio, United States. The 2000 census found 519 people in the township.[3]

Geography[edit]

Located in the western center of the county, it borders the following townships:

No municipalities are located in Cessna Township.

Name and history[edit]

It is the only Cessna Township statewide.[4]

Government[edit]

The township is governed by a three-member board of trustees, who are elected in November of odd-numbered years to a four-year term beginning on the following January 1. Two are elected in the year after the presidential election and one is elected in the year before it. There is also an elected township fiscal officer,[5] who serves a four-year term beginning on April 1 of the year after the election, which is held in November of the year before the presidential election. Vacancies in the fiscal officership or on the board of trustees are filled by the remaining trustees.

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