Harding Township, Lucas County, Ohio

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Harding Township, Lucas County, Ohio
Township
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Location of Harding Township in Lucas County, Ohio
Location of Harding Township in Lucas County, Ohio
Coordinates: 41°37′1″N 83°50′22″W / 41.61694°N 83.83944°W / 41.61694; -83.83944Coordinates: 41°37′1″N 83°50′22″W / 41.61694°N 83.83944°W / 41.61694; -83.83944
CountryUnited States
StateOhio
CountyLucas
Area
 • Total9.4 sq mi (24.3 km2)
 • Land9.4 sq mi (24.3 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation[1]669 ft (204 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total734
 • Density78/sq mi (30.2/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
FIPS code39-33418[2]
GNIS feature ID1086525[1]
Websiteharding-township-ohio.com

Harding Township is one of the eleven townships of Lucas County, Ohio, United States. The 2010 census found 734 people in the township.[3]

Geography[edit]

Located in the western part of the county, it borders the following townships:

No municipalities are located in Harding Township.

Name and history[edit]

It is the only Harding Township statewide.[4]

Government[edit]

The township is governed by a three-member board of trustees, who are elected in November of odd-numbered years to a four-year term beginning on the following January 1. Two are elected in the year after the presidential election and one is elected in the year before it. There is also an elected township fiscal officer,[5] who serves a four-year term beginning on April 1 of the year after the election, which is held in November of the year before the presidential election. Vacancies in the fiscal officership or on the board of trustees are filled by the remaining trustees.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Harding township, Lucas County, Ohio". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved February 6, 2013.
  4. ^ "Detailed map of Ohio" (PDF). United States Census Bureau. 2000. Retrieved 2007-02-16.
  5. ^ §503.24, §505.01, and §507.01 of the Ohio Revised Code. Accessed 4/30/2009.

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