Union Township, Montgomery County, Indiana

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Union Township
Downtown Crawfordsville, in Union Township
Downtown Crawfordsville, in Union Township
Location in Montgomery County
Location in Montgomery County
Coordinates: 40°02′15″N 86°53′51″W / 40.03750°N 86.89750°W / 40.03750; -86.89750Coordinates: 40°02′15″N 86°53′51″W / 40.03750°N 86.89750°W / 40.03750; -86.89750
Country United States
State Indiana
CountyMontgomery
Government
 • TypeIndiana township
Area
 • Total111.88 sq mi (289.8 km2)
 • Land111.58 sq mi (289.0 km2)
 • Water0.3 sq mi (0.8 km2)  0.27%
Elevation781 ft (238 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total24,587
 • Density220.4/sq mi (85.1/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
47933, 47965, 47968
Area code(s)765
GNIS feature ID453926

Union Township is one of eleven townships in Montgomery County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 24,587 and it contained 10,723 housing units.[2] Wabash College is located in Crawfordsville in this township.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 111.88 square miles (289.8 km2), of which 111.58 square miles (289.0 km2) (or 99.73%) is land and 0.3 square miles (0.78 km2) (or 0.27%) is water.[2]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these nineteen cemeteries: Ben Hur, Breaks, Calvary, Coons, Finley Chapel, Galey, Harshbarger, Hutton, Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Lutheran, Michael, Nutt, Oak Hill, Oldtown, Sidener, Stover, Weir, Wilhite and Wilson.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Crawfordsville Community Schools
  • North Montgomery Community School Corporation
  • South Montgomery Community School Corporation

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

  • "Union Township, Montgomery County, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-09-27.
  • United States Census Bureau 2008 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • IndianaMap

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