Helt Township, Vermillion County, Indiana
Location in Vermillion County
|• Type||Indiana township|
|• Total||72.18 sq mi (186.9 km2)|
|• Land||71.64 sq mi (185.5 km2)|
|• Water||0.54 sq mi (1.4 km2) 0.75%|
|Elevation||646 ft (197 m)|
|• Density||36.4/sq mi (14.1/km2)|
|ZIP codes||47842, 47847, 47854|
|GNIS feature ID||453404|
Helt Township was named for Daniel Helt, a pioneer who settled in Vermillion County in 1818.
According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 72.18 square miles (186.9 km2), of which 71.64 square miles (185.5 km2) (or 99.25%) is land and 0.54 square miles (1.4 km2) (or 0.75%) is water.
The township contains nine cemeteries: Andrews, Bales, Bogart, Dinsmore, Helts Prairie, Higbie, Highland, Hollingsworth and Pisgah.
Airports and landing strips
- Clinton Airport
- Miller Park
- South Vermillion Community School Corporation
- Indiana's 8th congressional district
- State House District 42
- State Senate District 38
- "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Retrieved 2013-05-10.
- History of Parke and Vermillion Counties, Indiana. B.F. Bowen & Cos. 1913. p. 405.
- National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.