Scott Township, Vanderburgh County, Indiana
Location in Vanderburgh County
|Township Seat||Darmstadt, Indiana|
|School District||Evansville Vanderburgh
|• Type||Indiana township|
|• Total||41.8 sq mi (108 km2)|
|• Land||41.46 sq mi (107.4 km2)|
|• Water||0.34 sq mi (0.9 km2) 0.81%|
|Elevation||489 ft (149 m)|
|• Density||205.7/sq mi (79.4/km2)|
|ZIP codes||47613, 47710, 47720, 47725|
|GNIS feature ID||453839|
Scott Township is one of eight townships in Vanderburgh County, Indiana, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 8,528 and it contained 3,343 housing units. In recent years, Scott Township has become one the fastest growing townships in the county.
Scott Township was organized in 1821, and named for Samuel Scott, an early settler.
According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 41.8 square miles (108 km2), of which 41.46 square miles (107.4 km2) (or 99.19%) is land and 0.34 square miles (0.88 km2) (or 0.81%) is water.
Cities, towns, villages
- Darmstadt (vast majority)
Unincorporated towns, communities
- Vanderburgh County
- Gibson County
- Johnson Township (north)
- Warrick County
The township contains these two cemeteries: Blue Grass and Trinity Parish.
(Schools in which Scott Township students attend within the Evansville Vanderburgh School Corporation, all of which are actually located within the township):
- Scott Elementary School (K-6)
- North Junior High School (7-8)
- North High School
Also, several students along the northern boundary of Vanderburgh County attend schools in the South Gibson School Corporation, none of which is actually in Scott Township or Vanderburgh County.
- Indiana's 8th congressional district
- State House District 78
- State Senate District 50
- "Scott Township, Vanderburgh County, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-02-20.
- United States Census Bureau 2007 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
- "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Retrieved 2013-05-10.
- History of Vanderburgh County, Indiana: From the Earliest Times to the Present. Brant & Fuller. 1889. p. 62.
||Johnson Township, Gibson County|
|Armstrong Township||Campbell Township, Warrick County
Greer Township, Warrick County
|German Township||Center Township|