Liverpool Township, Medina County, Ohio

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Liverpool Township, Ohio
Township
Municipalities and townships of Medina County.
Municipalities and townships of Medina County.
Coordinates: 41°13′51″N 81°55′29″W / 41.23083°N 81.92472°W / 41.23083; -81.92472Coordinates: 41°13′51″N 81°55′29″W / 41.23083°N 81.92472°W / 41.23083; -81.92472
Country United States
State Ohio
County Medina
Area
 • Total 25.9 sq mi (67.0 km2)
 • Land 25.9 sq mi (67.0 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation[1] 889 ft (271 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 4,329
 • Density 167.4/sq mi (64.6/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
FIPS code 39-44240[2]
GNIS feature ID 1086599[1]

Liverpool Township is one of the seventeen townships of Medina County, Ohio, United States. The 2000 census found 4,329 people in the township.[3]

Geography[edit]

Located in the northern part of the county, it borders the following townships and city:

No municipalities are located in Liverpool Township, although the unincorporated community of Valley City is located in the center of the township. The "Frog Jump Capital of Ohio," it lies at the intersection of State Routes 303 (Center Road) and 252 (Columbia Road).

Liverpool Township is located between 20 and 30 miles south of Lake Erie and about five miles west of Interstate 71.

Name and history[edit]

Statewide, the only other Liverpool Township is located in Columbiana County. Liverpool Township was established in 1816.

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 clerk, 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 clerkship or on the board of trustees are filled by the remaining trustees.

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