Carter Township, Spencer County, Indiana

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Carter Township
Township
Map highlighting Carter Township, Spencer County, Indiana.svg
Coordinates: 38°09′21″N 86°57′32″W / 38.15583°N 86.95889°W / 38.15583; -86.95889Coordinates: 38°09′21″N 86°57′32″W / 38.15583°N 86.95889°W / 38.15583; -86.95889
Country United States
State Indiana
County Spencer
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 36.09 sq mi (93.5 km2)
 • Land 35.84 sq mi (92.8 km2)
 • Water 0.26 sq mi (0.7 km2)
Elevation[1] 528 ft (161 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 3,258
 • Density 90.9/sq mi (35.1/km2)
FIPS code 18-10576[2]
GNIS feature ID 453161

Carter Township is one of nine townships in Spencer County, Indiana. As of the 2010 census, its population was 3,258 and it contained 1,327 housing units.[3] Carter Township contains the cities of Dale and Santa Claus.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.09 square miles (93.5 km2), of which 35.84 square miles (92.8 km2) (or 99.31%) is land and 0.26 square miles (0.67 km2) (or 0.72%) 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. 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. 

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