Etna-Troy Township, Whitley County, Indiana

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Etna-Troy Township
Troy Presbyterian Church
Troy Presbyterian Church
Location in Whitley County
Location in Whitley County
Coordinates: 41°15′37″N 85°35′30″W / 41.26028°N 85.59167°W / 41.26028; -85.59167Coordinates: 41°15′37″N 85°35′30″W / 41.26028°N 85.59167°W / 41.26028; -85.59167
Country United States
State Indiana
County Whitley
 • Type Indiana township
 • Total 36.04 sq mi (93.3 km2)
 • Land 35.19 sq mi (91.1 km2)
 • Water 0.85 sq mi (2.2 km2)  2.36%
Elevation[1] 932 ft (284 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,889
 • Density 53.7/sq mi (20.7/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 260
GNIS feature ID 453281

Etna-Troy Township is one of nine townships in Whitley County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,889 and it contained 921 housing units.[2]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.04 square miles (93.3 km2), of which 35.19 square miles (91.1 km2) (or 97.64%) is land and 0.85 square miles (2.2 km2) (or 2.36%) is water.[2] Lakes in this township include Goose Lake, Indian Lake, Little Troy Cedar Lake, Loon Lake, Mud Lake, New Lake, Old Lake, Rine Lake, Robinson Lake, Scott Lake, Tadpole Lake, Troy Cedar Lake and Winters Lake. The stream of Cedar Lake Branch runs through this township.

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

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The township contains four cemeteries: Adams, Kiester, Pleasant Grove and Scott.

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