Spencer Township, DeKalb County, Indiana

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Spencer Township
Township
West portal of the Spencerville, Indiana covered bridge.
Location of Spencer Township in DeKalb County
Location of Spencer Township in DeKalb County
Coordinates: 41°17′32″N 84°54′16″W / 41.29222°N 84.90444°W / 41.29222; -84.90444Coordinates: 41°17′32″N 84°54′16″W / 41.29222°N 84.90444°W / 41.29222; -84.90444
Country United States
State Indiana
County DeKalb
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 18.01 sq mi (46.6 km2)
 • Land 17.95 sq mi (46.5 km2)
 • Water 0.07 sq mi (0.2 km2)
Elevation[1] 797 ft (243 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,233
 • Density 68.7/sq mi (26.5/km2)
FIPS code 18-71918[2]
GNIS feature ID 453859

Spencer Township is one of fifteen townships in DeKalb County, Indiana. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,233 and it contained 452 housing units.[3]

History[edit]

The Spencerville Covered Bridge was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1981.[4]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 18.01 square miles (46.6 km2), of which 17.95 square miles (46.5 km2) (or 99.67%) is land and 0.07 square miles (0.18 km2) (or 0.39%) is water.[3]

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Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains two cemeteries: Riverside and White City.

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