Hartland Township, Huron County, Ohio

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Hartland Township, Huron County, Ohio
Township
Township hall at Hartland Center
Township hall at Hartland Center
Location of Hartland Township in Huron County
Location of Hartland Township in Huron County
Coordinates: 41°9′56″N 82°28′16″W / 41.16556°N 82.47111°W / 41.16556; -82.47111Coordinates: 41°9′56″N 82°28′16″W / 41.16556°N 82.47111°W / 41.16556; -82.47111
Country United States
State Ohio
County Huron
Area
 • Total 26.1 sq mi (67.5 km2)
 • Land 26.0 sq mi (67.4 km2)
 • Water 0.04 sq mi (0.1 km2)
Elevation[1] 945 ft (288 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,112
 • Density 43/sq mi (16.5/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 44857
Area code(s) 419
FIPS code 39-34258[2]
GNIS feature ID 1086348[1]

Hartland Township is one of the nineteen townships of Huron County, Ohio, United States. As of the 2010 census the population of the township was 1,112,[3] up from 979 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

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

No municipalities are located in Hartland Township.

Name and history[edit]

Hartland Township was organized in 1826.[4]

It is the only Hartland Township statewide.[5]

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,[6] 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 Census Summary File 1 (G001): Hartland township, Huron County, Ohio". American Factfinder. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved January 12, 2018. 
  4. ^ Baughman, Abraham J. (1909). History of Huron County, Ohio: Its Progress and Development, with Biographical Sketches of Prominent Citizens of the County, Volume 1. S. J. Clarke Publishing Company. p. 232. 
  5. ^ "Detailed map of Ohio" (PDF). United States Census Bureau. 2000. Retrieved 2007-02-16. 
  6. ^ §503.24, §505.01, and §507.01 of the Ohio Revised Code. Accessed 4/30/2009.

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