Railroad Township, Starke County, Indiana

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Railroad Township
Location in Starke County
Location in Starke County
Coordinates: 41°12′59″N 86°51′58″W / 41.21639°N 86.86611°W / 41.21639; -86.86611Coordinates: 41°12′59″N 86°51′58″W / 41.21639°N 86.86611°W / 41.21639; -86.86611
Country United States
State Indiana
 • TypeRailroad township
 • Total36.65 sq mi (94.9 km2)
 • Land36.61 sq mi (94.8 km2)
 • Water0.04 sq mi (0.1 km2)  0.11%
Elevation673 ft (205 m)
 • Total1,226
 • Density33.5/sq mi (12.9/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
46366, 46374
Area code(s)219
GNIS feature ID453779

Railroad Township is one of nine townships in Starke County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.[2] As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,226 and it contained 549 housing units.[3]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.65 square miles (94.9 km2), of which 36.61 square miles (94.8 km2) (or 99.89%) is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) (or 0.11%) is water.[3] It is bordered on the north by the Kankakee River.

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Adjacent townships[edit]


The township contains All Saints Cemetery.

Major highways[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • North Judson-San Pierre School Corporation
  • Tri-Township School Corporation
  • West Central School Corporation
  • Kankakee Valley School Corporation

Political districts[edit]


  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved 2017-05-09.
  2. ^ "Railroad Township". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-07-05.
  3. ^ a b "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Archived from the original on 2020-02-12. Retrieved 2013-05-10.

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