Taylor Township, Howard County, Indiana

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Taylor Township
Township
Location in Howard County
Location in Howard County
Coordinates: 40°26′04″N 86°03′07″W / 40.43444°N 86.05194°W / 40.43444; -86.05194Coordinates: 40°26′04″N 86°03′07″W / 40.43444°N 86.05194°W / 40.43444; -86.05194
Country United States
State Indiana
County Howard
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 30.4 sq mi (79 km2)
 • Land 30.4 sq mi (79 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 840 ft (256 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 9,294
 • Estimate (2012[1]) 9,318
 • Density 305.7/sq mi (118.0/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0453891

Taylor Township is one of eleven townships in Howard County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 9,294 and it contained 4,138 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
2000 9,536
2010 9,294 −2.5%
Est. 2012 9,318 0.3%
U.S. Census[3]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 30.4 square miles (79 km2), all land.[2] The stream of Taylor Run runs through this township.

Cities and towns[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Former Settlements[edit]

[4]

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains three cemeteries: Albright, Chandler and Poff.

Major highways[edit]

Library[edit]

  • Kokomo-Howard County Public Library South Branch, (SWC) Center and Albright roads

Schools[edit]

Post Offices[edit]

  • Oakford Post Office

Businesses[edit]

Hotels/Bed & Breakfasts[edit]

  • Courtyard Inn, (SEC) Kentucky Drive and US 31 (near US 31 and Center Road)
  • Days Inn & Suites, (NEC) Albany Drive and US 31
  • Holiday Inn Express, (SEC) Albany and Clinton drives (near US 31 and Alto Road)
  • Super 8, Clinton Drive between Albany and Kentucky Drives (near US 31 and Alto Road)

Food[edit]

  • Applebee's, (SEC) Southway Boulevard and US 31
  • Arby's, (SEC) Arrow Street and US 31 (near US 31 and Center Road)
  • Burger King, (NEC) Arrow Street and US 31 (near US 31 and Center Road)
  • Cracker Barrel, (NEC) Kentucky and Clinton drives (near US 31 and Center Road)
  • McDonald's, (SEC) Alto Road and US 31
  • Outback Steakhouse, (SEC) Southway Boulevard and US 31
  • Pizza Hut, (NEC) Center Road and US 31
  • Starbucks Coffee, (NEC) Alto Road and US 31 (opening Summer 2008)
  • Subway, (SEC) Arrow Street and US 31 (near US 31 and Center Road)

Gas[edit]

  • BP, (SEC) Center Road and US 31
  • Citgo, (NEC) Center Road and CR 344 E
  • Gas America, (NEC) US 31 and SR 26
  • Speedway, (NEC) Center Road and US 31

Pharmacy[edit]

  • CVS/pharmacy, (SEC) US 31 and SR 26

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-06-25. 
  2. ^ 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. 
  3. ^ "US Census Data". US Government Census Agency. Retrieved 26 February 2014. 
  4. ^ "Early Settlements". KHPL Genealogy. Retrieved 22 December 2013. 

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