York Township, Medina County, Ohio

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York Township, Medina County, Ohio
Township
Municipalities and townships of Medina County.
Municipalities and townships of Medina County.
Coordinates: 41°10′3″N 81°55′29″W / 41.16750°N 81.92472°W / 41.16750; -81.92472Coordinates: 41°10′3″N 81°55′29″W / 41.16750°N 81.92472°W / 41.16750; -81.92472
Country United States
State Ohio
County Medina
Area
 • Total 20.5 sq mi (53.1 km2)
 • Land 20.4 sq mi (52.9 km2)
 • Water 0.1 sq mi (0.2 km2)
Elevation[1] 974 ft (297 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 2,912
 • Density 142.7/sq mi (55.1/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
FIPS code 39-87052[2]
GNIS feature ID 1086607[1]

York Township is one of the seventeen townships of Medina County, Ohio, United States. The 2000 census found 2,912 people in the township.[3]

Geography[edit]

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

Part of the city of Medina, the county seat of Medina County, is located in southeastern York Township.

Name and history[edit]

It is one of ten York 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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