Blue River Township, Harrison County, Indiana

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Blue River Township
Location in Harrison County
Location in Harrison County
Coordinates: 38°22′40″N 86°12′50″W / 38.37778°N 86.21389°W / 38.37778; -86.21389Coordinates: 38°22′40″N 86°12′50″W / 38.37778°N 86.21389°W / 38.37778; -86.21389
Country United States
State Indiana
County Harrison
 • Type Indiana township
 • Total 38.65 sq mi (100.1 km2)
 • Land 38.44 sq mi (99.6 km2)
 • Water 0.22 sq mi (0.6 km2)  0.57%
Elevation 748 ft (228 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,064
 • Density 53.7/sq mi (20.7/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0453118

Blue River Township is one of twelve townships in Harrison County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,064 and it contained 889 housing units.[1]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 38.65 square miles (100.1 km2), of which 38.44 square miles (99.6 km2) (or 99.46%) is land and 0.22 square miles (0.57 km2) (or 0.57%) is water.[1] The stream of Baldy Creek runs through this township.

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

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The township contains four major cemeteries: Boston, Breedlove, Mount Zion and Reno.

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