Centre Township, St. Joseph County, Indiana

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Centre Township
Location in St. Joseph County
Location in St. Joseph County
Coordinates: 41°37′31″N 86°15′01″W / 41.62528°N 86.25028°W / 41.62528; -86.25028Coordinates: 41°37′31″N 86°15′01″W / 41.62528°N 86.25028°W / 41.62528; -86.25028
Country  United States
State  Indiana
County St. Joseph
 • Type Indiana township
 • Total 19.35 sq mi (50.11 km2)
 • Land 19.33 sq mi (50.07 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)  0.06%
Elevation 823 ft (251 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 14,236
 • Density 736.5/sq mi (284.3/km2)
ZIP code 46614
GNIS feature ID 452853

Centre Township is one of thirteen townships in St. Joseph County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.[1] As of the 2000 census, its population was 14,236.[2]


According to the United States Census Bureau, Centre Township covers an area of 19.35 square miles (50.1 km2); of this, 19.33 square miles (50.1 km2) (99.92 percent) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.026 km2) (0.06 percent) is water.

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Adjacent townships[edit]


The township contains these four cemeteries: Mount Calvary, Southlawn, Southlawn and Van Buskirk.

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School districts[edit]

  • South Bend Community School Corporation

Political districts[edit]


  1. ^ "Centre Township". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-07-07. 
  2. ^ United States Census Bureau American FactFinder
  3. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 

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