Marshall Township, Lawrence County, Indiana

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Marshall Township
Township
Location in Lawrence County
Location in Lawrence County
Coordinates: 38°56′34″N 86°30′53″W / 38.94278°N 86.51472°W / 38.94278; -86.51472Coordinates: 38°56′34″N 86°30′53″W / 38.94278°N 86.51472°W / 38.94278; -86.51472
Country  United States
State  Indiana
County Lawrence
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 36.33 sq mi (94.1 km2)
 • Land 36.32 sq mi (94.1 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)  0.03%
Elevation 495 ft (151 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 4,660
 • Density 128.3/sq mi (49.5/km2)
ZIP codes 47420, 47421, 47451, 47462
GNIS feature ID 0453615

Marshall Township is one of nine townships in Lawrence County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 4,660 and it contained 2,038 housing units.[1]

History[edit]

Marshall Township was named for John Marshall, fourth Chief Justice of the United States.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.33 square miles (94.1 km2), of which 36.32 square miles (94.1 km2) (or 99.97%) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.026 km2) (or 0.03%) is water.[1]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these six cemeteries: Anderson, Brinegar, Hayes, Hopkins, Mount Zion and Perkins.

Major highways[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • North Lawrence Community Schools

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Retrieved 2013-05-10. 
  2. ^ History of Lawrence and Monroe Counties, Indiana: Their People, Industries, and Institutions. B.F. Bowen. 1914. p. 47. 

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