Tod Township, Crawford County, Ohio
|Tod Township, Crawford County, Ohio|
Much of Tod Township is flat farmland
Location of Tod Township in Crawford County
|• Total||18.21 sq mi (47.17 km2)|
|• Land||18.20 sq mi (47.14 km2)|
|• Water||0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)|
|Elevation||961 ft (293 m)|
|• Density||37/sq mi (14.4/km2)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|GNIS feature ID||1085946|
Located in the western part of the county, it borders the following townships:
- Texas Township - north
- Lykens Township - northeast corner
- Holmes Township - east
- Bucyrus Township - southeast
- Dallas Township - south
- Antrim Township, Wyandot County - southwest
- Eden Township, Wyandot County - west
- Sycamore Township, Wyandot County - northwest corner
Name and history
It is the only Tod Township statewide.
The township is governed by a three-member board of trustees, who are elected in November of odd-numbered years to a four-year term beginning on the following January 1. Two are elected in the year after the presidential election and one is elected in the year before it. There is also an elected township fiscal officer, who serves a four-year term beginning on April 1 of the year after the election, which is held in November of the year before the presidential election. Vacancies in the fiscal officership or on the board of trustees are filled by the remaining trustees.
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- "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Tod township, Crawford County, Ohio". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved February 5, 2015.
- History of Crawford County and Ohio. Baskin & Battey. 1881. p. 667.
- "Detailed map of Ohio" (PDF). United States Census Bureau. 2000. Retrieved 2007-02-16.
- §503.24, §505.01, and §507.01 of the Ohio Revised Code. Accessed 4/30/2009.