Porter Township is one of twelve townships in Porter County, Indiana. As of the 2010 census, its population was 9,367. [3 ]
Cities and towns [ edit ]
The township has no incorporated communities.
Boone Grove, located on the southern boundary of the township continues to be an important community. [4 ]
Education [ edit ]
The township is served by the
Porter Township School Corporation. Its high school is Boone Grove High School located northwest of Boone Grove.
Cemeteries [ edit ]
[5 ] Ref pg
Boone Grove Road (200 W)
Frame Cemetery (private)
Guernsey Cemetery (private)
Division at County Line Road (Lake/Porter)
Ludington Cemetery (private)
500 West, north of SR 2
250 N at 275 W
Shurr Cemetery (private)
300 S, near 500 W
Looking west across the cornfields from Smoke Road at the old (abandoned) Erie-Lackawanna Railroad ROW
References [ edit ]
^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25 . Retrieved 2008-01-31.
^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau . Retrieved 2008-01-31.
^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Porter township, Porter County, Indiana". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder . Retrieved March 22, 2013.
^ Porter County, Indiana Sesquicentennial, 150, 1836-1986
^ Soil Survey of Porter County, Indiana; USDA, Soil Conservation Service, Purdue University Agricultural Experiment Station, Indiana Department of natural Resources, Soil and Water Conservation Committee; February 1981
^ Rand MacNally, Porter County, Indiana, 2001
External links [ edit ]