Pierson Township, Vigo County, Indiana

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Pierson Township
Township
Location in Vigo County
Location in Vigo County
Coordinates: 39°18′11″N 87°17′35″W / 39.30306°N 87.29306°W / 39.30306; -87.29306Coordinates: 39°18′11″N 87°17′35″W / 39.30306°N 87.29306°W / 39.30306; -87.29306
Country United States
State Indiana
County Vigo
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 36 sq mi (90 km2)
 • Land 35.35 sq mi (91.6 km2)
 • Water 0.65 sq mi (1.7 km2)  1.81%
Elevation 591 ft (180 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,210
 • Density 34.2/sq mi (13.2/km2)
ZIP codes 47802, 47850, 47858, 47866
GNIS feature ID 453731

Pierson Township is one of twelve townships in Vigo County, Indiana, United States. At the 2010 census, the population was 1,210 and it contained 589 housing units.[1]

History[edit]

Frank Senour Round Barn was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1993.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36 square miles (93 km2), of which 35.35 square miles (91.6 km2) (or 98.19%) is land and 0.65 square miles (1.7 km2) (or 1.81%) is water.[1]

Unincorporated communities[edit]

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these six cemeteries: Armstrong, Brown, Donham, Ruggles, Stephens and Taylor.

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Ellis Fly-In

Lakes[edit]

  • Fox Lake
  • French Lake
  • Israel Lake
  • Paint Mill Lake

School districts[edit]

Political districts[edit]

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