Huntington Township, Lorain County, Ohio

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Huntington Township, Ohio
Township
House in Huntington
House in Huntington
Municipalities of Lorain County, Ohio
Municipalities of Lorain County, Ohio
Coordinates: 41°5′45″N 82°14′8″W / 41.09583°N 82.23556°W / 41.09583; -82.23556Coordinates: 41°5′45″N 82°14′8″W / 41.09583°N 82.23556°W / 41.09583; -82.23556
Country United States
State Ohio
County Lorain
Area
 • Total 26.3 sq mi (68.0 km2)
 • Land 26.0 sq mi (67.3 km2)
 • Water 0.3 sq mi (0.7 km2)
Elevation[1] 928 ft (283 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,282
 • Density 49.3/sq mi (19.0/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
FIPS code 39-36876[2]
GNIS feature ID 1086512[1]

Huntington Township is one of the eighteen townships of Lorain County, Ohio, United States. The 2000 census found 1,282 people in the township.[3]

Geography[edit]

Located in southeastern Lorain County, it borders the following townships:

No municipalities are located in Huntington Township.

Name and history[edit]

Statewide, other Huntington Townships are located in Brown, Gallia, and Ross Counties.

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,[4] 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.

Notable people[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "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. ^ Lorain County, Ohio — Population by Places Estimates Ohio State University, 2007. Accessed 14 May 2007.
  4. ^ §503.24, §505.01, and §507.01 of the Ohio Revised Code. Accessed 4/30/2009.
  5. ^ "Ohio Governor Myron Timothy Herrick". National Governors Association. Retrieved September 29, 2012. 

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