Monroe Township, Clark County, Indiana

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Monroe Township
Township
Location of Monroe Township in Clark County
Location of Monroe Township in Clark County
Coordinates: 38°32′41″N 85°46′25″W / 38.54472°N 85.77361°W / 38.54472; -85.77361Coordinates: 38°32′41″N 85°46′25″W / 38.54472°N 85.77361°W / 38.54472; -85.77361
Country United States
State Indiana
County Clark
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 56.06 sq mi (145.2 km2)
 • Land 55.78 sq mi (144.5 km2)
 • Water 0.28 sq mi (0.7 km2)
Elevation[1] 525 ft (160 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 5,402
 • Density 96.9/sq mi (37.4/km2)
FIPS code 18-50274[2]
GNIS feature ID 453636

Monroe Township is one of twelve townships in Clark County, Indiana. As of the 2010 census, its population was 5,402 and it contained 2,125 housing units.[3]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 56.06 square miles (145.2 km2), of which 55.78 square miles (144.5 km2) (or 99.50%) is land and 0.28 square miles (0.73 km2) (or 0.50%) is water.[3]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains two cemeteries: Mount Zion and Mountain Grove.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "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. ^ 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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