Bourbon Township, Marshall County, Indiana

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Bourbon Township
Township
Location in Marshall County
Location in Marshall County
Coordinates: 41°19′42″N 86°07′34″W / 41.32833°N 86.12611°W / 41.32833; -86.12611Coordinates: 41°19′42″N 86°07′34″W / 41.32833°N 86.12611°W / 41.32833; -86.12611
Country  United States
State  Indiana
County Marshall
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 49.67 sq mi (128.6 km2)
 • Land 49.62 sq mi (128.5 km2)
 • Water 0.05 sq mi (0.1 km2)  0.10%
Elevation 827 ft (252 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 3,152
 • Density 63.5/sq mi (24.5/km2)
ZIP codes 46501, 46504, 46506, 46524, 46563
GNIS feature ID 0453132

Bourbon Township is one of ten townships in Marshall County, Indiana, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 3,152 and it contained 1,232 housing units.[1]

History[edit]

Bourbon Township was organized in 1840. It was likely named after Bourbon County, Kentucky, the native home of some of the early settlers.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 49.67 square miles (128.6 km2), of which 49.62 square miles (128.5 km2) (or 99.90%) is land and 0.05 square miles (0.13 km2) (or 0.10%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these three cemeteries: Odd Fellows, Parks Memorial and Sandridge.

Major highways[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Triton School Corporation

Political districts[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. 
  2. ^ McDonald, Daniel (1908). A Twentieth Century History of Marshall County, Indiana, Volume 1. Lewis Publishing Company. p. 86. 

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