Sugar Creek Township, Shelby County, Indiana

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Sugar Creek Township
Map highlighting Sugar Creek Township, Shelby County, Indiana.svg
Coordinates: 39°33′49″N 85°54′55″W / 39.56361°N 85.91528°W / 39.56361; -85.91528Coordinates: 39°33′49″N 85°54′55″W / 39.56361°N 85.91528°W / 39.56361; -85.91528
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountyShelby
Government
 • TypeIndiana township
Area
 • Total24.01 sq mi (62.2 km2)
 • Land23.9 sq mi (62 km2)
 • Water0.11 sq mi (0.3 km2)
Elevation764 ft (233 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total1,086
 • Density45.4/sq mi (17.5/km2)
FIPS code18-73952[2]
GNIS feature ID453885

Sugar Creek Township is one of fourteen townships in Shelby County, Indiana. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,086 and it contained 412 housing units.[3]

Sugar Creek Township was organized in 1840.[4]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 24.01 square miles (62.2 km2), of which 23.9 square miles (62 km2) (or 99.54%) is land and 0.11 square miles (0.28 km2) (or 0.46%) is water.[3]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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.
  4. ^ History of Shelby County, Indiana: From the Earliest Time to the Present, with Biographical Sketches, Notes, Etc. Brant & Fuller. 1887. p. 277.

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