Tate Township, Clermont County, Ohio
|Tate Township, Ohio|
Municipalities and townships of Clermont County.
|• Total||46.9 sq mi (121.4 km2)|
|• Land||46.3 sq mi (119.8 km2)|
|• Water||0.6 sq mi (1.6 km2)|
|Elevation||879 ft (268 m)|
|• Density||193.2/sq mi (74.6/km2)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|GNIS feature ID||1085871|
Tate Township is one of the fourteen townships of Clermont County, Ohio, United States. The 2000 census found 8,935 people in the township, 6,298 of whom lived in the unincorporated portions of the township.
Located in the southeastern part of the county, it borders the following townships:
- Williamsburg Township - north
- Pike Township, Brown County - northeast corner
- Clark Township, Brown County - east
- Lewis Township, Brown County - southeast
- Franklin Township - south
- Washington Township - southwest
- Monroe Township - west
- Batavia Township - northwest
The village of Bethel is located in central Tate Township. Bethel is sometimes referred to as Bethel-Tate for this reason; an example of this would be the Bethel-Tate School District.
Name and history
It is the only Tate Township statewide.
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, 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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- "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- Clermont County, Ohio — Population by Places Estimates Ohio State University, 2007. Accessed 15 May 2007.
- "Detailed map of Ohio" (PDF). United States Census Bureau. 2000. Retrieved 2007-02-16.
- §503.24, §505.01, and §507.01 of the Ohio Revised Code. Accessed 4/30/2009.