Shelby Township, Tippecanoe County, Indiana

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Shelby Township
Township
Location in Tippecanoe County
Location in Tippecanoe County
Coordinates: 40°28′51″N 87°03′01″W / 40.48083°N 87.05028°W / 40.48083; -87.05028Coordinates: 40°28′51″N 87°03′01″W / 40.48083°N 87.05028°W / 40.48083; -87.05028
Country United States
State Indiana
County Tippecanoe
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 54.17 sq mi (140.3 km2)
 • Land 53.65 sq mi (139.0 km2)
 • Water 0.51 sq mi (1.3 km2)  0.94%
Elevation 676 ft (206 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,352
 • Density 43.8/sq mi (16.9/km2)
ZIP codes 47906, 47970
GNIS feature ID 0453847

Shelby Township is one of thirteen townships in Tippecanoe County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,352 and it contained 920 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 54.17 square miles (140.3 km2), of which 53.65 square miles (139.0 km2) (or 99.04%) is land and 0.51 square miles (1.3 km2) (or 0.94%) 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 four cemeteries: Asbury, Shambaugh, Spencer, and Montmorenci.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Sutton Airport

School districts[edit]

  • Benton Community School Corporation
  • Tippecanoe School Corporation

Political districts[edit]

Education[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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