Curry Township, Sullivan County, Indiana

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Curry Township
Location in Sullivan County
Location in Sullivan County
Coordinates: 39°12′51″N 87°23′56″W / 39.21417°N 87.39889°W / 39.21417; -87.39889Coordinates: 39°12′51″N 87°23′56″W / 39.21417°N 87.39889°W / 39.21417; -87.39889
Country United States
State Indiana
 • TypeIndiana township
 • Total35.12 sq mi (91.0 km2)
 • Land34.95 sq mi (90.5 km2)
 • Water0.17 sq mi (0.4 km2)  0.48%
545 ft (166 m)
 • Total3,559
 • Density101.8/sq mi (39.3/km2)
ZIP codes
47850, 47879
GNIS feature ID453250

Curry Township is one of nine townships in Sullivan County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 3,559 and it contained 1,643 housing units.[1]

The township is named after William Curry, who was the area's first settler when he arrived there in 1817 from Kentucky.[2]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.12 square miles (91.0 km2), of which 34.95 square miles (90.5 km2) (or 99.52%) is land and 0.17 square miles (0.44 km2) (or 0.48%) is water.[1]

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: Douglas Chapel, Ebenezer, McKinney and West Lawn.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Austin Air Ads Airport

School districts[edit]

  • Northeast School Corporation

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. Archived from the original on 2020-02-12. Retrieved 2013-05-10.
  2. ^ Wolfe, Thomas Jefferson (1909). History of Sullivan County, Indiana. New York, Chicago: Lewis Publishing Company. pp. 43.

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