Muhlenberg Township, Pickaway County, Ohio

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Muhlenberg Township, Ohio
Township
Municipalities and townships of Pickaway County.
Municipalities and townships of Pickaway County.
Coordinates: 39°41′45″N 83°7′9″W / 39.69583°N 83.11917°W / 39.69583; -83.11917Coordinates: 39°41′45″N 83°7′9″W / 39.69583°N 83.11917°W / 39.69583; -83.11917
Country United States
State Ohio
County Pickaway
Area
 • Total 22.6 sq mi (58.6 km2)
 • Land 22.5 sq mi (58.2 km2)
 • Water 0.2 sq mi (0.4 km2)
Elevation[1] 732 ft (223 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 905
 • Density 40.3/sq mi (15.6/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
FIPS code 39-53256[2]
GNIS feature ID 1086799[1]

Muhlenberg Township is one of the fifteen townships of Pickaway County, Ohio, United States. The 2000 census found 905 people in the township, 612 of whom lived in the unincorporated portions of the township.[3]

Geography[edit]

Located in the northwestern part of the county, it borders the following townships:

The village of Darbyville is located in central Muhlenberg Township.

Name and history[edit]

It is the only Muhlenberg Township statewide.[4]

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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