Chesterfield Township, Fulton County, Ohio

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Chesterfield Township, Fulton County, Ohio
Township
Location of Chesterfield Township in Fulton County
Location of Chesterfield Township in Fulton County
Coordinates: 41°40′46″N 84°9′49″W / 41.67944°N 84.16361°W / 41.67944; -84.16361Coordinates: 41°40′46″N 84°9′49″W / 41.67944°N 84.16361°W / 41.67944; -84.16361
Country United States
State Ohio
County Fulton
Area
 • Total 29.2 sq mi (75.5 km2)
 • Land 29.2 sq mi (75.5 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation[1] 810 ft (247 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,050
 • Density 36.0/sq mi (13.9/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
FIPS code 39-14072[2]
GNIS feature ID 1086121[1]

Chesterfield Township is one of the twelve townships of Fulton County, Ohio, United States. The 2000 census found 1,050 people in the township.[3]

Geography[edit]

Located in the northern part of the county along the Michigan border, it borders the following townships:

No municipalities are located in Chesterfield Township.

Name and history[edit]

It is the only Chesterfield Township statewide.[4]

The rehearsal site for the Glassmen Drum and Bugle Corps is located at the old Chesterfield School House, located on Route 20 and 108 in Oakshade.

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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