Liberty Township, St. Joseph County, Indiana

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Liberty Township
Township
Location in St. Joseph County
Location in St. Joseph County
Coordinates: 41°31′35″N 86°24′12″W / 41.52639°N 86.40333°W / 41.52639; -86.40333Coordinates: 41°31′35″N 86°24′12″W / 41.52639°N 86.40333°W / 41.52639; -86.40333
Country  United States
State  Indiana
County St. Joseph
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 42.88 sq mi (111.07 km2)
 • Land 42.45 sq mi (109.95 km2)
 • Water 0.43 sq mi (1.12 km2)  1.01%
Elevation[1] 745 ft (227 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 3,053
 • Density 71.9/sq mi (27.8/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 46536, 46554, 46574
Area code(s) 574
GNIS feature ID 453560

Liberty Township is one of thirteen townships in St. Joseph County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.[2] As of the 2000 census, its population was 3,053.[3]

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, Liberty Township covers an area of 42.88 square miles (111.1 km2); of this, 42.45 square miles (109.9 km2) (98.99 percent) is land and 0.43 square miles (1.1 km2) (1.01 percent) is water.

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these four cemeteries: Fair, Old, Porter and Westlawn.

Major highways[edit]

Lakes[edit]

  • Elizabeth Lake
  • Rupel Lake
  • Worster Lake

School districts[edit]

  • John Glenn School Corporation

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]