Center Township, Lake County, Indiana

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Center Township
Map highlighting Center Township, Lake County, Indiana.svg
Coordinates: 41°23′37″N 87°22′01″W / 41.39361°N 87.36694°W / 41.39361; -87.36694Coordinates: 41°23′37″N 87°22′01″W / 41.39361°N 87.36694°W / 41.39361; -87.36694
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountyLake
Government
 • TypeIndiana township
Area
 • Total39.94 sq mi (103.4 km2)
 • Land39.35 sq mi (101.9 km2)
 • Water0.59 sq mi (1.5 km2)
Elevation758 ft (231 m)
Population
 • Total31,756
 • Density806.9/sq mi (311.5/km2)
FIPS code18-11476[2]
GNIS feature ID453184

Center Township is one of eleven townships in Lake County, Indiana. As of the 2010 census, its population was 31,756 and it contained 12,875 housing units.[3]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 39.94 square miles (103.4 km2), of which 39.35 square miles (101.9 km2) (or 98.52%) is land and 0.59 square miles (1.5 km2) (or 1.48%) is water.[3]

Education[edit]

Center Township residents are eligible to obtain a free library card from the Crown Point Community Public Library in Crown Point or Winfield.[4]

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. ^ "Library Card Policy" (PDF). Crown Point Community Public Library. Retrieved 10 March 2018.

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