Needham Township, Johnson County, Indiana

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Needham Township
Township
Map highlighting Needham Township, Johnson County, Indiana.svg
Coordinates: 39°29′14″N 85°59′58″W / 39.48722°N 85.99944°W / 39.48722; -85.99944Coordinates: 39°29′14″N 85°59′58″W / 39.48722°N 85.99944°W / 39.48722; -85.99944
Country United States
State Indiana
County Johnson
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 35.03 sq mi (90.7 km2)
 • Land 35.01 sq mi (90.7 km2)
 • Water 0.02 sq mi (0.05 km2)
Elevation[1] 722 ft (220 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 6,511
 • Density 186/sq mi (72/km2)
FIPS code 18-52164[2]
GNIS feature ID 453658

Needham Township is one of nine townships in Johnson County, Indiana. As of the 2010 census, its population was 6,511 and it contained 2,613 housing units.[3]

Needham Township was formed in 1881.[4]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.03 square miles (90.7 km2), of which 35.01 square miles (90.7 km2) (or 99.94%) is land and 0.02 square miles (0.052 km2) (or 0.06%) is water.[3]

References[edit]

  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. ^ Branigin, Elba L. (1913). History of Johnson County, Indiana. B. F. Bowen & Company. p. 62. 

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