Fremont Township, Steuben County, Indiana

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Fremont Township
Location in Steuben County
Location in Steuben County
Coordinates: 41°44′02″N 84°55′03″W / 41.73389°N 84.91750°W / 41.73389; -84.91750Coordinates: 41°44′02″N 84°55′03″W / 41.73389°N 84.91750°W / 41.73389; -84.91750
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountySteuben
Government
 • TypeIndiana township
Area
 • Total23.15 sq mi (60.0 km2)
 • Land22.94 sq mi (59.4 km2)
 • Water0.21 sq mi (0.5 km2)  0.91%
Elevation1,070 ft (326 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total2,993
 • Density130.5/sq mi (50.4/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
Area code(s)260
GNIS feature ID453317

Fremont Township is one of twelve townships in Steuben County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,993 and it contained 1,224 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 23.15 square miles (60.0 km2), of which 22.94 square miles (59.4 km2) (or 99.09%) is land and 0.21 square miles (0.54 km2) (or 0.91%) is water.[2] Lakes in this township include Eaton Lake, Fish Lake and Walters Lake.

Cities and towns[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains four cemeteries: Bower, Coventer (also known as Ray Cemetery), Lakeside, and Fremont Cemetery (listed by the USGS as "The Old Cemetery").[3]

Major highways[edit]

Education[edit]

Fremont Township residents may obtain a free library card from the Fremont Public Library.[4]

References[edit]

  • "Fremont Township, Steuben County, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-09-24.
  • "Steuben County Cemeteries", Steuben County, Indiana, INGenWeb Site, accessed August 12, 2008.
  • United States Census Bureau cartographic boundary files
  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved 2017-05-08.
  2. ^ 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.
  3. ^ "Steuben County Cemeteries". The USGS also lists a "Cemetery Lake", an actual lake, as a cemetery (see USGS page here).
  4. ^ "Circulation Policies". Fremont Public Library. Retrieved 15 March 2018.

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