Richland Township, Greene County, Indiana

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Richland Township
Township
Location in Greene County
Location in Greene County
Coordinates: 39°02′05″N 86°54′01″W / 39.03472°N 86.90028°W / 39.03472; -86.90028Coordinates: 39°02′05″N 86°54′01″W / 39.03472°N 86.90028°W / 39.03472; -86.90028
Country United States
State Indiana
County Greene
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 43.16 sq mi (111.8 km2)
 • Land 42.79 sq mi (110.8 km2)
 • Water 0.37 sq mi (1.0 km2)  0.86%
Elevation 499 ft (152 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 5,019
 • Density 117.3/sq mi (45.3/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0453794

Richland Township is one of fifteen townships in Greene County, Indiana, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 5,019.[1]

Historical population
Census Pop.
2000 5,008
2010 5,019 0.2%
Source: US Census Bureau

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 43.16 square miles (111.8 km2), of which 42.79 square miles (110.8 km2) (or 99.14%) is land and 0.37 square miles (0.96 km2) (or 0.86%) is water.[1] The streams of Beech Creek, Letsinger Branch, Miller Branch, Ore Branch, Plummer Creek, Ritter Branch, Skinner Branch, Stalcup Branch and Wildcat Branch run through this township.

Cities and towns[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains four cemeteries: Flater, Mount Zion, Union Bethel, and Van Slyke.

Major highways[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. 

External links[edit]