Monroe Township, Adams County, Indiana

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Monroe Township
Township
Location in Adams County
Location in Adams County
Coordinates: 40°42′10″N 84°56′03″W / 40.70278°N 84.93417°W / 40.70278; -84.93417Coordinates: 40°42′10″N 84°56′03″W / 40.70278°N 84.93417°W / 40.70278; -84.93417
Country United States
State Indiana
County Adams
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 36.39 sq mi (94.2 km2)
 • Land 36.34 sq mi (94.1 km2)
 • Water 0.05 sq mi (0.1 km2)  0.14%
Elevation 833 ft (254 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 4,858
 • Density 133.7/sq mi (51.6/km2)
ZIP codes 46711, 46733, 46772
GNIS feature ID 0453633

Monroe Township is one of twelve townships in Adams County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 4,858.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.39 square miles (94.2 km2), of which 36.34 square miles (94.1 km2) (or 99.86%) is land and 0.05 square miles (0.13 km2) (or 0.14%) is water.[2]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these four cemeteries: Graber, Mazelin, Ray, Smith, and Winchester.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Sprungers South Adams County Airstrip

School districts[edit]

  • Adams Central Community Schools
  • South Adams Schools

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Monroe township, Adams County, Indiana". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved May 8, 2013. 
  2. ^ 2002 Census of Governments, Individual State Descriptions (PDF)

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