Union Township, Vanderburgh County, Indiana

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Union Township
Vanderburgh County
Farm on Nurrenbern Road
Farm on Nurrenbern Road
Location in Vanderburgh County
Location in Vanderburgh County
Coordinates: 37°52′31″N 87°37′50″W / 37.87528°N 87.63056°W / 37.87528; -87.63056Coordinates: 37°52′31″N 87°37′50″W / 37.87528°N 87.63056°W / 37.87528; -87.63056
Country United States
State Indiana
County Vanderburgh
 • Type Indiana township
 • Total 28.09 sq mi (72.8 km2)
 • Land 27.54 sq mi (71.3 km2)
 • Water 0.55 sq mi (1.4 km2)  1.96%
Elevation 361 ft (110 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 292
 • Density 10.6/sq mi (4.1/km2)
ZIP code 47712
GNIS feature ID 453937

Union Township is the most sparsely populated of the eight townships in Vanderburgh County, Indiana, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 292 and it contained 227 housing units.[1] This is largely due to the entire township being located within the Ohio River Floodplain.

Union Township was organized in 1819.[2]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 28.09 square miles (72.8 km2), of which 27.54 square miles (71.3 km2) (or 98.04%) is land and 0.55 square miles (1.4 km2) (or 1.96%) is water.[1]

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The township contains Stroud Cemetery.


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  1. ^ 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. 
  2. ^ History of Vanderburgh County, Indiana: From the Earliest Times to the Present. Brant & Fuller. 1889. p. 62. 

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