Pleasant Township, Porter County, Indiana
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Corn and soybeans dominate Pleasant Township
|• Type||Indiana township|
|• Total||56.71 sq mi (146.88 km2)|
|• Land||56.69 sq mi (146.83 km2)|
|• Water||0.02 sq mi (0.04 km2)|
|Elevation||669 ft (204 m)|
|• Density||78.2/sq mi (30.18/km2)|
|GNIS feature ID||453748|
Pleasant Township was organized in 1836, and named for the scenic landscapes within its borders.
Cities and towns
The township is served by the East Porter County School Corporation. Its high school is Kouts High School located in Kouts.
|Name||Location||Picture||Ref pg||Ref pg|
|Graceland Cemetery||State Route 8, just west of Kouts||pg 54||back|
|Hopewell Cemetery||South Baums Bridge Road, just before SR 8||back|
|St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery||State Route 8, just west of Kouts|
|St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery||State Route 8, just west of Kouts|
|Spencer Cemetery||South Baums Bridge Road, just before SR 8||pg 54|
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- "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Pleasant township, Porter County, Indiana". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved March 22, 2013.
- History of Porter County, Indiana : a narrative account of its historical progress, its people and its principal interests. Lewis Publishing Company. 1912. pp. 161–162.
- National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
- Porter County, Indiana Sesquicentennial, 150, 1836-1986
- Soil Survey of Porter County, Indiana; USDA, Soil Conservation Service, Purdue University Agricultural Experiment Station, Indiana Department of natural Resources, Soil and Water Conservation Committee; February 1981
- Rand MacNally, Porter County, Indiana, 2001
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