Bloomfield Township, Trumbull County, Ohio

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Bloomfield Township, Trumbull County, Ohio
Township
Bloomfield town green at North Bloomfield
Bloomfield town green at North Bloomfield
Location of Bloomfield Township in Trumbull County
Location of Bloomfield Township in Trumbull County
Coordinates: 41°28′14″N 80°51′28″W / 41.47056°N 80.85778°W / 41.47056; -80.85778Coordinates: 41°28′14″N 80°51′28″W / 41.47056°N 80.85778°W / 41.47056; -80.85778
Country United States
State Ohio
County Trumbull
Area
 • Total 25.4 sq mi (65.8 km2)
 • Land 25.4 sq mi (65.8 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation[1] 906 ft (276 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,097
 • Density 43.2/sq mi (16.7/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
FIPS code 39-07160[2]
GNIS feature ID 1087023[1]

Bloomfield Township is one of the twenty-four townships of Trumbull County, Ohio, United States. The 2000 census found 1,097 people in the township.[3]

Geography[edit]

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

No municipalities are located in Bloomfield Township, although the unincorporated community of North Bloomfield lies at the center of the township.

Name and history[edit]

Statewide, other Bloomfield Townships are located in Jackson and Logan counties.

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,[4] 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.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ Trumbull County, Ohio — Population by Places Estimates Ohio State University, 2007. Accessed 15 May 2007.
  4. ^ §503.24, §505.01, and §507.01 of the Ohio Revised Code. Accessed 4/30/2009.

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