Monroe Township, Randolph County, Indiana

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Monroe Township
Map highlighting Monroe Township, Randolph County, Indiana.svg
Coordinates: 40°12′44″N 85°09′20″W / 40.21222°N 85.15556°W / 40.21222; -85.15556Coordinates: 40°12′44″N 85°09′20″W / 40.21222°N 85.15556°W / 40.21222; -85.15556
CountryUnited States
 • TypeIndiana township
 • Total29.14 sq mi (75.5 km2)
 • Land29.14 sq mi (75.5 km2)
 • Water0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)
Elevation1,010 ft (308 m)
 • Total3,711
 • Density127.4/sq mi (49.2/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
Area code(s)765
FIPS code18-50472[2]
GNIS feature ID453647

Monroe Township is one of eleven townships in Randolph County, Indiana. As of the 2010 census, its population was 3,711 and it contained 1,609 housing units.[3]

Monroe Township was established before 1851.[4]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 29.14 square miles (75.5 km2), of which 29.14 square miles (75.5 km2) (or 100%) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.026 km2) (or 0.03%) is water.[3]

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  1. ^ "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. ^ 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.
  4. ^ Tucker, E. (1882). History of Randolph County, Indiana: With Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Some of Its Prominent Men and Pioneers : to which are Appended Maps of Its Several Townships. A.L. Klingman. p. 50.

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