Morgan Township, Owen County, Indiana

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Morgan Township
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Location in Owen County
Location in Owen County
Coordinates: 39°21′52″N 86°53′15″W / 39.36444°N 86.88750°W / 39.36444; -86.88750Coordinates: 39°21′52″N 86°53′15″W / 39.36444°N 86.88750°W / 39.36444; -86.88750
Country United States
State Indiana
CountyOwen
Government
 • TypeIndiana township
Area
 • Total29.65 sq mi (76.8 km2)
 • Land29.57 sq mi (76.6 km2)
 • Water0.08 sq mi (0.2 km2)  0.27%
Elevation
774 ft (236 m)
Population
 • Total1,237
 • Density41.8/sq mi (16.1/km2)
ZIP codes
47460, 47833, 47868
GNIS feature ID453654

Morgan Township is one of thirteen townships in Owen County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,237 and it contained 668 housing units.[1]

History[edit]

Morgan Township was founded in the 1820s.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 29.65 square miles (76.8 km2), of which 29.57 square miles (76.6 km2) (or 99.73%) is land and 0.08 square miles (0.21 km2) (or 0.27%) is water.[1]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these three cemeteries: Olive Hill, Pleasant Grove and Spears.

Major highways[edit]

Lakes[edit]

  • Greybrook Lake

School districts[edit]

  • Spencer-Owen Community Schools

Political districts[edit]

  • State House District 46
  • State Senate District 37
  • State Senate District 39

References[edit]

  • "Morgan Township, Owen County, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-23.
  • United States Census Bureau 2009 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • IndianaMap

External links[edit]