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
Country United States
State Indiana
County Greene
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 47.42 sq mi (122.8 km2)
 • Land 47.4 sq mi (123 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)  0.02%
Elevation 630 ft (192 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,595
 • Density 54.7/sq mi (21.1/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0453104

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.
2000 2,365
2010 2,595 9.7%
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]

  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. 

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