Iroquois Township, Newton County, Indiana

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Iroquois Township
Location in Newton County
Location in Newton County
Coordinates: 40°52′09″N 87°19′41″W / 40.86917°N 87.32806°W / 40.86917; -87.32806Coordinates: 40°52′09″N 87°19′41″W / 40.86917°N 87.32806°W / 40.86917; -87.32806
Country United States
State Indiana
CountyNewton
Government
 • TypeIndiana township
Area
 • Total36.8 sq mi (95 km2)
 • Land36.71 sq mi (95.1 km2)
 • Water0.09 sq mi (0.2 km2)  0.24%
Elevation646 ft (197 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total1,358
 • Density37/sq mi (14/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
47922, 47948, 47951
Area code(s)219
GNIS feature ID453428

Iroquois Township is one of ten townships in Newton County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,358 and it contained 553 housing units.[2]

History[edit]

The George Ade House was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1976.[3]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.8 square miles (95 km2), of which 36.71 square miles (95.1 km2) (or 99.76%) is land and 0.09 square miles (0.23 km2) (or 0.24%) is water.[2]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)

Lakes[edit]

  • Riverside Lake

Education[edit]

  • South Newton School Corporation

Iroquois Township is served by the Brook-Iroquois Township Public Library.[4]

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

  • "Iroquois Township, Newton County, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-09.
  • United States Census Bureau 2008 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • IndianaMap

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