Pike Township, Jay County, Indiana
The James Haines Farm, a historic site in the township
Location in Jay County
|• Type||Indiana township|
|• Total||37.29 sq mi (96.6 km2)|
|• Land||37.27 sq mi (96.5 km2)|
|• Water||0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2) 0.03%|
|Elevation||991 ft (302 m)|
|• Density||24.1/sq mi (9.3/km2)|
|GNIS feature ID||0453734|
Pike Township was organized in 1837.
According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 37.29 square miles (96.6 km2), of which 37.27 square miles (96.5 km2) (or 99.95%) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.026 km2) (or 0.03%) is water. The streams of Buckeye Creek, Buckeye Creek, Old Run, Rest Run and Sale Run run through this township.
- Wayne Township (north)
- Noble Township (northeast)
- Madison Township (east)
- Jackson Township, Randolph County (southeast)
- Ward Township, Randolph County (south)
- Franklin Township, Randolph County (southwest)
- Jefferson Township (west)
- Greene Township (northwest)
The township contains two cemeteries: Hawkins and Kunce.
- "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Retrieved 2013-05-10.
- Jay, Milton T. (1922). History of Jay County, Indiana: Including Its World War Record and Incorporating the Montgomery History, Volume 1. Historical Publishing Company. p. 106.