Radnor Township, Delaware County, Ohio

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Radnor Township, Delaware County, Ohio
Township
Location of Radnor Township in Delaware County
Location of Radnor Township in Delaware County
Coordinates: 40°22′59″N 83°9′23″W / 40.38306°N 83.15639°W / 40.38306; -83.15639Coordinates: 40°22′59″N 83°9′23″W / 40.38306°N 83.15639°W / 40.38306; -83.15639
Country United States
State Ohio
County Delaware
Area
 • Total 31.3 sq mi (81.2 km2)
 • Land 31.3 sq mi (81.0 km2)
 • Water 0.1 sq mi (0.2 km2)
Elevation[1] 948 ft (289 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,335
 • Density 42.7/sq mi (16.5/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 43066
Area code(s) 740
FIPS code 39-65312[2]
GNIS feature ID 1086055[1]

Radnor Township is one of the eighteen townships of Delaware County, Ohio, United States. The 2000 census found 1,335 people in the township.[3]

Geography[edit]

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

No municipalities are located in Radnor Township, although the unincorporated community of Radnor lies at the center of the township.

Name and history[edit]

Radnor Township shares its name with Radnor Township west of Philadelphia.Both are named after the old Welsh county of Radnorshire in the UK .

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,[4] 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.

Public services[edit]

Emergency medical services in Radnor Township are provided by the Delaware County EMS.[5]

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