Turkey Creek Township, Kosciusko County, Indiana

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Turkey Creek Township
Township
Map highlighting Turkey Creek Township, Kosciusko County, Indiana.svg
Coordinates: 41°23′43″N 85°42′43″W / 41.39528°N 85.71194°W / 41.39528; -85.71194Coordinates: 41°23′43″N 85°42′43″W / 41.39528°N 85.71194°W / 41.39528; -85.71194
Country United States
State Indiana
County Kosciusko
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 35.36 sq mi (91.6 km2)
 • Land 28.61 sq mi (74.1 km2)
 • Water 6.76 sq mi (17.5 km2)
Elevation[1] 863 ft (263 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 8,428
 • Density 294.6/sq mi (113.7/km2)
FIPS code 18-76760[2]
GNIS feature ID 453904

Turkey Creek Township is one of seventeen townships in Kosciusko County, Indiana. As of the 2010 census, its population was 8,428 and it contained 5,545 housing units.[3]

Turkey Creek Township was organized in 1836.[4]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.36 square miles (91.6 km2), of which 28.61 square miles (74.1 km2) (or 80.91%) is land and 6.76 square miles (17.5 km2) (or 19.12%) is water.[3]

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. ^ Biographical and Historical Record of Kosciusko County, Indiana. Lewis Publishing Company. 1887. p. 710. 

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