Columbia Township, Whitley County, Indiana

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Columbia Township
Township
Intersection of U.S. 30 and State Highway 9 in Columbia Township
Intersection of U.S. 30 and State Highway 9 in Columbia Township
Location in Whitley County
Location in Whitley County
Coordinates: 41°08′05″N 85°30′45″W / 41.13472°N 85.51250°W / 41.13472; -85.51250Coordinates: 41°08′05″N 85°30′45″W / 41.13472°N 85.51250°W / 41.13472; -85.51250
Country United States
State Indiana
County Whitley
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 36.73 sq mi (95.1 km2)
 • Land 36.71 sq mi (95.1 km2)
 • Water 0.02 sq mi (0.05 km2)  0.05%
Elevation[1] 830 ft (253 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 11,047
 • Density 301/sq mi (116/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 260
GNIS feature ID 453242

Columbia Township is one of nine townships in Whitley County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 11,047 and it contained 4,799 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.73 square miles (95.1 km2), of which 36.71 square miles (95.1 km2) (or 99.95%) is land and 0.02 square miles (0.052 km2) (or 0.05%) is water.[2] The streams of Blue Babe Branch, Blue River and Stony Creek run through this township.

Cities and towns[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains five cemeteries: Bethel, Nolt, Oak Grove, Saint Peters and South Park.

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