Beech Creek Township, Greene County, Indiana

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Beech Creek Township
Township
Greene County Chapel, located in the township's southeast
Greene County Chapel, located in the township's southeast
Location in Greene County
Location in Greene County
Coordinates: 39°07′22″N 86°45′10″W / 39.12278°N 86.75278°W / 39.12278; -86.75278Coordinates: 39°07′22″N 86°45′10″W / 39.12278°N 86.75278°W / 39.12278; -86.75278
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountyGreene
Government
 • TypeIndiana township
Area
 • Total47.42 sq mi (122.8 km2)
 • Land47.4 sq mi (123 km2)
 • Water0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)  0.02%
Elevation630 ft (192 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total2,595
 • Density54.7/sq mi (21.1/km2)
GNIS feature ID0453104

Beech Creek Township is one of fifteen townships in Greene County, Indiana, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,595.[1]

Historical population
Census Pop.
20002,365
20102,5959.7%
Source: US Census Bureau

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 47.42 square miles (122.8 km2), of which 47.4 square miles (123 km2) (or 99.96%) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.026 km2) (or 0.02%) is water.[1] The stream of Dry Branch runs through this township.

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains ten cemeteries: Arthur, Edwards, Hudson, Liberty, Livingston, Minks, Newark, Philpot, Pryor, and Solsberry.

Major highways[edit]

References[edit]

  • "Beech Creek Township, Greene County, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-09-24.
  • United States Census Bureau cartographic boundary files

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