Stafford Township, DeKalb County, Indiana

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Stafford Township
Township
The Butler Community Mausoleum in the township's northwest
The Butler Community Mausoleum in the township's northwest
Location of Stafford Township in DeKalb County
Location of Stafford Township in DeKalb County
Coordinates: 41°23′50″N 84°49′19″W / 41.39722°N 84.82194°W / 41.39722; -84.82194Coordinates: 41°23′50″N 84°49′19″W / 41.39722°N 84.82194°W / 41.39722; -84.82194
Country United States
State Indiana
County DeKalb
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 14.77 sq mi (38.3 km2)
 • Land 14.77 sq mi (38.3 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation[1] 840 ft (256 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 283
 • Density 19.2/sq mi (7.4/km2)
FIPS code 18-72512[2]
GNIS feature ID 453868

Stafford Township is one of fifteen townships in DeKalb County, Indiana. As of the 2010 census, its population was 283 and it contained 123 housing units.[3]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 14.77 square miles (38.3 km2), all land.[3]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains one cemetery, Wartenbe.

Popular Culture[edit]

The fictional Dr. Richard Kimble from the 1960s television series The Fugitive was from a community called Stafford in Indiana, as was his pursuer Lt. Gerard. The Kimble family lived in Stafford throughout the series.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ 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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