Spencer Township, Jennings County, Indiana

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Spencer Township
Location in Jennings County
Location in Jennings County
Coordinates: 38°58′24″N 85°44′41″W / 38.97333°N 85.74472°W / 38.97333; -85.74472Coordinates: 38°58′24″N 85°44′41″W / 38.97333°N 85.74472°W / 38.97333; -85.74472
Country United States
State Indiana
County Jennings
 • Type Indiana township
 • Total 49.23 sq mi (127.5 km2)
 • Land 48.91 sq mi (126.7 km2)
 • Water 0.32 sq mi (0.8 km2)  0.65%
Elevation 646 ft (197 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,326
 • Density 47.6/sq mi (18.4/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0453861

Spencer Township is one of eleven townships in Jennings County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,326 and it contained 911 housing units.[1]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 49.23 square miles (127.5 km2), of which 48.91 square miles (126.7 km2) (or 99.35%) is land and 0.32 square miles (0.83 km2) (or 0.65%) is water.[1] The streams of Indian Creek, Little Mutton Creek, Powder Creek, Storm Creek, Tea Creek and Twomile Creek run through this township.

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The township contains eight cemeteries: Barkman, Hunt, Myers, Saint Catherines, Saint James, Sixmile, Whitcomb and Wohrer.

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  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. 

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