Salt Creek Township, Hocking County, Ohio

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Salt Creek Township, Hocking County, Ohio
Township
Municipalities and townships of Hocking County.
Municipalities and townships of Hocking County.
Coordinates: 39°26′1″N 82°41′40″W / 39.43361°N 82.69444°W / 39.43361; -82.69444Coordinates: 39°26′1″N 82°41′40″W / 39.43361°N 82.69444°W / 39.43361; -82.69444
Country United States
State Ohio
County Hocking
Area
 • Total 42.1 sq mi (109.1 km2)
 • Land 42.1 sq mi (109.1 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation[1] 1,056 ft (322 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,260
 • Density 29.9/sq mi (11.5/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
FIPS code 39-70142[2]
GNIS feature ID 1086323[1]

Salt Creek Township is one of the eleven townships of Hocking County, Ohio, United States. The 2000 census found 1,260 people in the township.[3]

Geography[edit]

Located in the southwestern corner of the county, it borders the following townships:

It is the most southerly township in Hocking County.

No municipalities are located in Salt Creek Township.

Name and history[edit]

It is one of five Salt Creek Townships statewide.[4]

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,[5] 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.

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