Locke Township, Elkhart County, Indiana

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Locke Township
Township
Location of Locke Township in Elkhart County
Location of Locke Township in Elkhart County
Coordinates: 41°28′48″N 86°01′52″W / 41.48000°N 86.03111°W / 41.48000; -86.03111Coordinates: 41°28′48″N 86°01′52″W / 41.48000°N 86.03111°W / 41.48000; -86.03111
Country United States
State Indiana
County Elkhart
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 17.78 sq mi (46.0 km2)
 • Land 17.78 sq mi (46.0 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation[1] 863 ft (263 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 3,913
 • Density 220/sq mi (80/km2)
FIPS code 18-44514[2]
GNIS feature ID 453576

Locke Township is one of sixteen townships in Elkhart County, Indiana. As of the 2010 census, its population was 3,913.[3]

History[edit]

Locke Township was organized in the 1840s.[4] It was named for Samuel Lockwood, a pioneer settler and native of Vermont.[5]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 17.78 square miles (46.0 km2), all land.[3]

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