Perry Township, Martin County, Indiana

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Perry Township
Township
Location in Martin County
Location in Martin County
Coordinates: 38°50′00″N 86°50′00″W / 38.83333°N 86.83333°W / 38.83333; -86.83333Coordinates: 38°50′00″N 86°50′00″W / 38.83333°N 86.83333°W / 38.83333; -86.83333
Country  United States
State  Indiana
County Martin
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 98.3 sq mi (255 km2)
 • Land 96.49 sq mi (249.9 km2)
 • Water 1.81 sq mi (4.7 km2)  1.84%
Elevation 646 ft (197 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 5,093
 • Density 52.8/sq mi (20.4/km2)
ZIP codes 47522, 47553, 47562
GNIS feature ID 0452422

Perry Township is one of six townships in Martin County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 5,093 and it contained 2,255 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 98.3 square miles (255 km2), of which 96.49 square miles (249.9 km2) (or 98.16%) is land and 1.81 square miles (4.7 km2) (or 1.84%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these seventeen cemeteries: Blankenship, Boggs Creek, Brook, Carr, Goodwill, Henry, Holt, Houghton, Ledgerwood, Love, Saint Johns, Saint Joseph, Salem, Waggoner, West Union, Williams and Woods.

Major highways[edit]

Lakes[edit]

  • West Boggs Lake

Landmarks[edit]

  • West Boggs Park

School districts[edit]

  • Loogootee Community School Corporation

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. 

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