Center Township, Marshall County, Indiana

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Center Township
Intersection of U.S. 31 and 11th Road, in Center Township
Intersection of U.S. 31 and 11th Road, in Center Township
Location in Marshall County
Location in Marshall County
Coordinates: 41°19′53″N 86°16′07″W / 41.33139°N 86.26861°W / 41.33139; -86.26861Coordinates: 41°19′53″N 86°16′07″W / 41.33139°N 86.26861°W / 41.33139; -86.26861
Country  United States
State  Indiana
County Marshall
 • Type Indiana township
 • Total 59.79 sq mi (154.9 km2)
 • Land 59.31 sq mi (153.6 km2)
 • Water 0.48 sq mi (1.2 km2)  0.80%
Elevation 827 ft (252 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 15,593
 • Density 262.9/sq mi (101.5/km2)
ZIP codes 46501, 46504, 46563
GNIS feature ID 0453187

Center Township is one of ten townships in Marshall County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 15,593 and it contained 6,491 housing units.[1]

Center Township was established in 1836.[2]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 59.79 square miles (154.9 km2), of which 59.31 square miles (153.6 km2) (or 99.20%) is land and 0.48 square miles (1.2 km2) (or 0.80%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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


The township contains these five cemeteries: Nighthart, Oak Hill, Saint Michaels, Salem and Tabor.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Plymouth Municipal Airport
  • Tri State Airport


  • Dixon Lake
  • Lawrence Lake



  • Plymouth Community School Corporation

Center Township residents may obtain a free library card from the Plymouth Public Library in Plymouth.[5]

Political districts[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. 
  3. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  4. ^ "National Register of Historic Places Listings". Weekly List of Actions Taken on Properties: 6/11/12 through 6/15/12. National Park Service. 2012-06-22. 
  5. ^ "Library Card". Plymouth Public Library. Retrieved 10 March 2018. 

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