Bean Blossom Township, Monroe County, Indiana

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Bean Blossom Township
Location in Monroe County
Location in Monroe County
Coordinates: 39°17′46″N 86°37′18″W / 39.29611°N 86.62167°W / 39.29611; -86.62167Coordinates: 39°17′46″N 86°37′18″W / 39.29611°N 86.62167°W / 39.29611; -86.62167
Country  United States
State  Indiana
County Monroe
 • Type Indiana township
 • Total 36.35 sq mi (94.1 km2)
 • Land 36.34 sq mi (94.1 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)  0.03%
Elevation 748 ft (228 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,916
 • Density 80.2/sq mi (31.0/km2)
ZIP codes 47404, 47429, 47433, 47464
GNIS feature ID 0453100

Bean Blossom Township is one of eleven townships in Monroe County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,916 and it contained 1,184 housing units.[1]


Secrest Ferry Bridge was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1996.[2]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.35 square miles (94.1 km2), of which 36.34 square miles (94.1 km2) (or 99.97%) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.026 km2) (or 0.03%) is water.[1] The White River defines the northwest boundary of the township.

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Unincorporated towns[edit]


The township contains these four cemeteries: Ellett, King, Mount Carmel and Van Buskirk.

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School districts[edit]

  • Richland-Bean Blossom Community School Corporation

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  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. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 

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