Blue River Township, Johnson County, Indiana

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Blue River Township
Township
Map highlighting Blue River Township, Johnson County, Indiana.svg
Coordinates: 39°23′26″N 85°59′30″W / 39.39056°N 85.99167°W / 39.39056; -85.99167Coordinates: 39°23′26″N 85°59′30″W / 39.39056°N 85.99167°W / 39.39056; -85.99167
Country United States
State Indiana
County Johnson
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 24.44 sq mi (63.3 km2)
 • Land 24.28 sq mi (62.9 km2)
 • Water 0.16 sq mi (0.4 km2)
Elevation[1] 709 ft (216 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 4,936
 • Density 203.3/sq mi (78.5/km2)
FIPS code 18-06094[2]
GNIS feature ID 453120

Blue River Township is one of nine townships in Johnson County, Indiana. As of the 2010 census, its population was 4,936 and it contained 2,096 housing units.[3]

History[edit]

The Furnas Mill Bridge was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2001.[4]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 24.44 square miles (63.3 km2), of which 24.28 square miles (62.9 km2) (or 99.35%) is land and 0.16 square miles (0.41 km2) (or 0.65%) is water.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "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. ^ 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. 
  4. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 

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