Tippecanoe Township, Kosciusko County, Indiana

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Tippecanoe Township
Township
Map highlighting Tippecanoe Township, Kosciusko County, Indiana.svg
Coordinates: 41°18′46″N 85°42′30″W / 41.31278°N 85.70833°W / 41.31278; -85.70833Coordinates: 41°18′46″N 85°42′30″W / 41.31278°N 85.70833°W / 41.31278; -85.70833
Country United States
State Indiana
County Kosciusko
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 35.11 sq mi (90.9 km2)
 • Land 30.32 sq mi (78.5 km2)
 • Water 4.79 sq mi (12.4 km2)
Elevation[1] 866 ft (264 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 6,661
 • Density 219.7/sq mi (84.8/km2)
FIPS code 18-75842[2]
GNIS feature ID 453895

Tippecanoe Township is one of seventeen townships in Kosciusko County, Indiana. As of the 2010 census, its population was 6,661 and it contained 5,127 housing units.[3]

Tippecanoe Township was organized in 1838.[4]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.11 square miles (90.9 km2), of which 30.32 square miles (78.5 km2) (or 86.36%) is land and 4.79 square miles (12.4 km2) (or 13.64%) is water.[3]

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. 
  4. ^ Biographical and Historical Record of Kosciusko County, Indiana. Lewis Publishing Company. 1887. p. 708. 

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