Noble Township, Cass County, Indiana

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Noble Township
Township
Location of Noble Township in Cass County
Location of Noble Township in Cass County
Coordinates: 40°47′19″N 86°25′07″W / 40.78861°N 86.41861°W / 40.78861; -86.41861Coordinates: 40°47′19″N 86°25′07″W / 40.78861°N 86.41861°W / 40.78861; -86.41861
Country United States
State Indiana
County Cass
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 26.21 sq mi (67.87 km2)
 • Land 26.05 sq mi (67.47 km2)
 • Water 0.16 sq mi (0.4 km2)
Elevation[1] 751 ft (229 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,960
 • Density 75/sq mi (29/km2)
FIPS code 18-54054[2]
GNIS feature ID 453669

Noble Township is one of fourteen townships in Cass County, Indiana. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,960.[3]

History[edit]

Noble Township was organized in 1836.[4] It was named for Noah Noble, fifth Governor of Indiana.[5]

Geography[edit]

Noble Township covers an area of 26.21 square miles (67.9 km2); 0.16 square miles (0.41 km2) (0.61 percent) of this is water.

Cities and towns[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)

Adjacent townships[edit]

Major highways[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains three cemeteries: East Sand Ridge, Harper and Horney.

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. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Noble township, Cass County, Indiana". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved January 15, 2013. 
  4. ^ Powell, Jehu Z. (1913). History of Cass County Indiana: From Its Earliest Settlement to the Present Time. Lewis Publishing Company. p. 661. 
  5. ^ Helm, Thomas B. (1878). History of Cass County, Indiana. Kingman Bros. p. 36. 

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