Wayne Township, Pickaway County, Ohio

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Wayne Township,
Pickaway County, Ohio
Township
The Horsey-Barthelmas Farm, a historic site in the township
The Horsey-Barthelmas Farm, a historic site in the township
Municipalities and townships of Pickaway County.
Municipalities and townships of Pickaway County.
Coordinates: 39°33′30″N 83°0′1″W / 39.55833°N 83.00028°W / 39.55833; -83.00028Coordinates: 39°33′30″N 83°0′1″W / 39.55833°N 83.00028°W / 39.55833; -83.00028
Country United States
State Ohio
County Pickaway
Area
 • Total 27.1 sq mi (70.3 km2)
 • Land 26.9 sq mi (69.7 km2)
 • Water 0.2 sq mi (0.6 km2)
Elevation[1] 725 ft (221 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 565
 • Density 21.0/sq mi (8.1/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
FIPS code 39-82264[2]
GNIS feature ID 1086806[1]

Wayne Township is one of the fifteen townships of Pickaway County, Ohio, United States. The 2000 census found 565 people in the township.[3]

Geography[edit]

Located in the southern part of the county, it borders the following townships:

No municipalities are located in Wayne Township.

Name and history[edit]

It is one of twenty Wayne 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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