Allen Township, Miami County, Indiana

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Allen Township
Township
Location in Miami County
Location in Miami County
Coordinates: 40°57′58″N 86°07′04″W / 40.96611°N 86.11778°W / 40.96611; -86.11778Coordinates: 40°57′58″N 86°07′04″W / 40.96611°N 86.11778°W / 40.96611; -86.11778
Country  United States
State  Indiana
County Miami
Organized 1859
Named for William Allen
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 21.62 sq mi (56.0 km2)
 • Land 21.51 sq mi (55.7 km2)
 • Water 0.11 sq mi (0.3 km2)  0.51%
Elevation 837 ft (255 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 695
 • Density 32.3/sq mi (12.5/km2)
ZIP codes 46910, 46951
GNIS feature ID 0453085

Allen Township is one of fourteen townships in Miami County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 695 and it contained 267 housing units.[1]

History[edit]

Allen Township was organized in 1859.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 21.62 square miles (56.0 km2), of which 21.51 square miles (55.7 km2) (or 99.49%) is land and 0.11 square miles (0.28 km2) (or 0.51%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)

Extinct towns[edit]

(These towns are listed as "historical" by the USGS.)

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these two cemeteries: Five Corners and Plainview.

Major highways[edit]

Landmarks[edit]

  • 5 Corners Cemetery
  • Plainview Cemetery

School districts[edit]

  • North Miami Community Schools

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 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. 
  2. ^ History of Miami County, Indiana: From the Earliest Time to the Present. Brant & Fuller. 1887. p. 281. 

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