Marlboro Township, Stark County, Ohio

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Marlboro Township, Stark County, Ohio
Township
New Baltimore Inn
Location of Marlboro Township in Stark County
Location of Marlboro Township in Stark County
Coordinates: 40°56′44″N 81°14′30″W / 40.94556°N 81.24167°W / 40.94556; -81.24167Coordinates: 40°56′44″N 81°14′30″W / 40.94556°N 81.24167°W / 40.94556; -81.24167
Country United States
State Ohio
County Stark
Area
 • Total 36.5 sq mi (94.4 km2)
 • Land 35.8 sq mi (92.8 km2)
 • Water 0.6 sq mi (1.6 km2)
Elevation[1] 1,217 ft (371 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 4,227
 • Density 118.0/sq mi (45.5/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
FIPS code 39-47936[2]
GNIS feature ID 1086981[1]

Marlboro Township is one of the seventeen townships of Stark County, Ohio, United States. The 2000 census found 4,227 people in the township.[3]

Geography[edit]

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

No municipalities are located in Marlboro Township, although the unincorporated community of Marlboro is located in the township's east.

Name and history[edit]

Statewide, the only other Marlboro Township is located in Delaware County.

Marlboro Township was historically also spelled Marlborough. In 1833, Marlborough Township contained three stores, one tannery, and four saw mills.[4]

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. ^ Stark County, Ohio — Population by Places Estimates[permanent dead link] Ohio State University, 2007. Accessed 15 May 2007.
  4. ^ Kilbourn, John (1833). "The Ohio Gazetteer, or, a Topographical Dictionary". Scott and Wright. p. 299. Retrieved 12 December 2013. 

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