Rutherford Township, Martin County, Indiana

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Rutherford Township
Township
Looking west on County Road 950 South from U.S. 231, in Rutherford Township
Looking west on County Road 950 South from U.S. 231, in Rutherford Township
Location in Martin County
Location in Martin County
Coordinates: 38°33′34″N 86°52′57″W / 38.55944°N 86.88250°W / 38.55944; -86.88250Coordinates: 38°33′34″N 86°52′57″W / 38.55944°N 86.88250°W / 38.55944; -86.88250
Country  United States
State  Indiana
County Martin
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 35.39 sq mi (91.7 km2)
 • Land 34.81 sq mi (90.2 km2)
 • Water 0.58 sq mi (1.5 km2)  1.64%
Elevation[1] 472 ft (144 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 760
 • Density 21.8/sq mi (8.4/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 47527, 47553
Area code(s) 812, 930
GNIS feature ID 453818

Rutherford Township is one of six townships in Martin County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 760 and it contained 309 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.39 square miles (91.7 km2), of which 34.81 square miles (90.2 km2) (or 98.36%) is land and 0.58 square miles (1.5 km2) (or 1.64%) is water.[2]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains Holtsclaw, Truelove, White River, Inman, South Martin, and Mount Zion Cemeteries.

Major highways[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Loogootee Community School Corporation

Political districts[edit]

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