Fairfield Township, Tippecanoe County, Indiana

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Fairfield Township
Township
Location in Tippecanoe County
Location in Tippecanoe County
Coordinates: 40°25′36″N 86°51′18″W / 40.42667°N 86.85500°W / 40.42667; -86.85500Coordinates: 40°25′36″N 86°51′18″W / 40.42667°N 86.85500°W / 40.42667; -86.85500
Country United States
State Indiana
County Tippecanoe
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 28.06 sq mi (72.7 km2)
 • Land 27.57 sq mi (71.4 km2)
 • Water 0.49 sq mi (1.3 km2)  1.75%
Elevation 673 ft (205 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 51,113
 • Density 1,854/sq mi (716/km2)
ZIP codes 47901, 47904, 47905, 47906, 47909
GNIS feature ID 0453286

Fairfield Township is one of thirteen townships in Tippecanoe County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 51,113 and it contained 24,527 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 28.06 square miles (72.7 km2), of which 27.57 square miles (71.4 km2) (or 98.25%) is land and 0.49 square miles (1.3 km2) (or 1.75%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Extinct towns[edit]

  • Birmingham
  • Eastwitch
  • Elston
  • Tecumseh

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains ten cemeteries: Davis, Greenbush, Isley, Lafayette City Burial Grounds, Rest Haven Memorial Park, Sons of Abraham, Spring Vale, Saint Boniface, Saint Joseph's, Saint Marys and Temple Israel.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Aretz Airport

School districts[edit]

  • Lafayette School Corporation
  • Tippecanoe School Corporation

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 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. 

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