Fairplay Township, Greene County, Indiana

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Fairplay Township
Location in Greene County
Location in Greene County
Coordinates: 39°02′31″N 87°00′15″W / 39.04194°N 87.00417°W / 39.04194; -87.00417Coordinates: 39°02′31″N 87°00′15″W / 39.04194°N 87.00417°W / 39.04194; -87.00417
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountyGreene
Government
 • TypeIndiana township
Area
 • Total26.19 sq mi (67.8 km2)
 • Land25.85 sq mi (67.0 km2)
 • Water0.33 sq mi (0.9 km2)  1.26%
Elevation
499 ft (152 m)
Population
 • Total575
 • Density22.2/sq mi (8.6/km2)
GNIS feature ID0453288

Fairplay Township is one of fifteen townships in Greene County, Indiana, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 575.[1]

Historical population
Census Pop.
2000666
2010575−13.7%
Source: US Census Bureau

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 26.19 square miles (67.8 km2), of which 25.85 square miles (67.0 km2) (or 98.70%) is land and 0.33 square miles (0.85 km2) (or 1.26%) is water.[1] The stream of Lattas Creek runs 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 one cemetery, Castle Hill.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

Notable natives[edit]

References[edit]

  • "Fairplay Township, Greene County, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-09-24.
  • United States Census Bureau cartographic boundary files

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