Union Township, Shelby County, Indiana

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Union Township
Map highlighting Union Township, Shelby County, Indiana.svg
Coordinates: 39°34′41″N 85°40′11″W / 39.57806°N 85.66972°W / 39.57806; -85.66972Coordinates: 39°34′41″N 85°40′11″W / 39.57806°N 85.66972°W / 39.57806; -85.66972
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountyShelby
Government
 • TypeIndiana township
Area
 • Total26.83 sq mi (69.5 km2)
 • Land26.76 sq mi (69.3 km2)
 • Water0.07 sq mi (0.2 km2)
Elevation883 ft (269 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total970
 • Density36.3/sq mi (14.0/km2)
FIPS code18-77642[2]
GNIS feature ID453934

Union Township is one of fourteen townships in Shelby County, Indiana. As of the 2010 census, its population was 970 and it contained 395 housing units.[3]

Union Township was organized in 1822, and reorganized with its present borders in 1840.[4]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 26.83 square miles (69.5 km2), of which 26.76 square miles (69.3 km2) (or 99.74%) is land and 0.07 square miles (0.18 km2) (or 0.26%) is water.[3]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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. Archived from the original on September 11, 2013. 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. ^ Chadwick, Edward H. (1909). Chadwick's History of Shelby County, Indiana. B.F. Bowen. p. 88.

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