Taylor Township, Greene County, Indiana

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Taylor Township
Township
The Richland-Plummer Creek Covered Bridge, a township landmark
The Richland-Plummer Creek Covered Bridge, a township landmark
Location in Greene County
Location in Greene County
Coordinates: 38°56′50″N 86°53′57″W / 38.94722°N 86.89917°W / 38.94722; -86.89917Coordinates: 38°56′50″N 86°53′57″W / 38.94722°N 86.89917°W / 38.94722; -86.89917
Country United States
State Indiana
County Greene
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 42.36 sq mi (109.7 km2)
 • Land 42.27 sq mi (109.5 km2)
 • Water 0.09 sq mi (0.2 km2)  0.21%
Elevation 663 ft (202 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,200
 • Density 28.4/sq mi (11.0/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0453889

Taylor Township is one of fifteen townships in Greene County, Indiana, USA. At the 2010 census, its population was 1,200.[1]

History[edit]

The Richland-Plummer Creek Covered Bridge and Scotland Hotel are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 42.36 square miles (109.7 km2), of which 42.27 square miles (109.5 km2) (or 99.79%) is land and 0.09 square miles (0.23 km2) (or 0.21%) is water.[1] The streams of Black Ankle Creek, Bogard Creek, Burcham Branch, Clifty Branch, Dowden Branch, Flyblow Branch and Stone Branch run through this township.

Unincorporated towns[edit]

(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains four cemeteries: Dowden, Hasler, Smith-Bethel and Taylor Ridge.

Major highways[edit]

* Note: Interstate 69 currently ends here.

References[edit]

  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. 
  2. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 

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