Preble Township, Adams County, Indiana

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Preble Township
Location in Adams County
Location in Adams County
Coordinates: 40°52′34″N 85°01′59″W / 40.87611°N 85.03306°W / 40.87611; -85.03306Coordinates: 40°52′34″N 85°01′59″W / 40.87611°N 85.03306°W / 40.87611; -85.03306
Country United States
State Indiana
County Adams
 • Type Indiana township
 • Total 23.94 sq mi (62.0 km2)
 • Land 23.85 sq mi (61.8 km2)
 • Water 0.08 sq mi (0.2 km2)  0.33%
Elevation 801 ft (244 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,069
 • Density 44.8/sq mi (17.3/km2)
ZIP codes 46733, 46777
GNIS feature ID 0453776

Preble Township is one of twelve townships in Adams County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,069.[1]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 23.94 square miles (62.0 km2), of which 23.85 square miles (61.8 km2) (or 99.62%) is land and 0.08 square miles (0.21 km2) (or 0.33%) is water.[1]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

Adjacent townships[edit]


The township contains the following cemeteries: Fuhrman (abandoned), Magley (also known as Salem or UCC), Mann, St. John Lutheran (Bingen), St. Paul Lutheran, and Zion Lutheran (Friedheim).

Major highways[edit]


  • Saint Mary's River

School districts[edit]

  • North Adams Community Schools

Political districts[edit]


  1. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Preble township, Adams County, Indiana". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved May 8, 2013. 

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