Perry Township, Tippecanoe County, Indiana

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Perry Township
Township
Location in Tippecanoe County
Location in Tippecanoe County
Coordinates: 40°25′54″N 86°45′06″W / 40.43167°N 86.75167°W / 40.43167; -86.75167Coordinates: 40°25′54″N 86°45′06″W / 40.43167°N 86.75167°W / 40.43167; -86.75167
Country United States
State Indiana
County Tippecanoe
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 36.24 sq mi (93.9 km2)
 • Land 36.08 sq mi (93.4 km2)
 • Water 0.15 sq mi (0.4 km2)  0.41%
Elevation 663 ft (202 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 7,161
 • Density 198.5/sq mi (76.6/km2)
ZIP codes 47905
GNIS feature ID 0453725

Perry Township is one of thirteen townships in Tippecanoe County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 7,161 and it contained 2,782 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.24 square miles (93.9 km2), of which 36.08 square miles (93.4 km2) (or 99.56%) is land and 0.15 square miles (0.39 km2) (or 0.41%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these three cemeteries: Swank, Union and Zion.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Halsmer Airport
  • Wildcat Air Landing Area

School districts[edit]

  • Tippecanoe School Corporation

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 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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