Cotton Township, Switzerland County, Indiana

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Cotton Township
Township
Location in Switzerland County
Location in Switzerland County
Coordinates: 38°52′17″N 85°00′58″W / 38.87139°N 85.01611°W / 38.87139; -85.01611Coordinates: 38°52′17″N 85°00′58″W / 38.87139°N 85.01611°W / 38.87139; -85.01611
Country  United States
State  Indiana
County Switzerland
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 36.04 sq mi (93.3 km2)
 • Land 35.99 sq mi (93.2 km2)
 • Water 0.06 sq mi (0.2 km2)  0.17%
Elevation 883 ft (269 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,040
 • Density 56.7/sq mi (21.9/km2)
ZIP codes 47011, 47019, 47020, 47038, 47043
GNIS feature ID 453248

Cotton Township is one of six townships in Switzerland County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,040 and it contained 849 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.04 square miles (93.3 km2), of which 35.99 square miles (93.2 km2) (or 99.86%) is land and 0.06 square miles (0.16 km2) (or 0.17%) is water.[1]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these four cemeteries: Allensville, Bovard, Pelser and Stow.

Major highways[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Switzerland County School Corporation

Political districts[edit]

References[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. 

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