Rochester Township, Fulton County, Indiana

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Rochester Township
Township
Don Smiley Round Barn, west of Rochester
Don Smiley Round Barn, west of Rochester
Location of Rochester Township in Fulton County
Location of Rochester Township in Fulton County
Coordinates: 41°03′10″N 86°14′25″W / 41.05278°N 86.24028°W / 41.05278; -86.24028Coordinates: 41°03′10″N 86°14′25″W / 41.05278°N 86.24028°W / 41.05278; -86.24028
Country United States
State Indiana
County Fulton
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 83.95 sq mi (217.4 km2)
 • Land 82.57 sq mi (213.9 km2)
 • Water 1.38 sq mi (3.6 km2)
Elevation[1] 774 ft (236 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 10,181
 • Density 123.3/sq mi (47.6/km2)
FIPS code 18-65232[2]
GNIS feature ID 453807

Rochester Township is one of eight townships in Fulton County, Indiana. As of the 2010 census, its population was 10,181 and it contained 4,838 housing units.[3]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 83.95 square miles (217.4 km2), of which 82.57 square miles (213.9 km2) (or 98.36%) is land and 1.38 square miles (3.6 km2) (or 1.64%) is water.[3]

Cities and towns[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Adjacent townships[edit]

Major highways[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains five cemeteries: Antioch, Citizens, Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Mount Zion and Old Shelton.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ 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. 

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