Van Buren Township, Monroe County, Indiana

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Van Buren Township
Township hall, located in Stanford
Township hall, located in Stanford
Location in Monroe County
Location in Monroe County
Coordinates: 39°07′23″N 86°37′58″W / 39.12306°N 86.63278°W / 39.12306; -86.63278Coordinates: 39°07′23″N 86°37′58″W / 39.12306°N 86.63278°W / 39.12306; -86.63278
Country  United States
State  Indiana
County Monroe
 • Type Indiana township
 • Total 34.85 sq mi (90.3 km2)
 • Land 34.85 sq mi (90.3 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation[1] 820 ft (250 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 11,981
 • Density 343.8/sq mi (132.7/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 47403, 47404
Area code(s) 812, 930
GNIS feature ID 453950

Van Buren Township is one of eleven townships in Monroe County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 11,981 and it contained 5,347 housing units.[2]


Van Buren Township was established in 1837.[3]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 34.85 square miles (90.3 km2), all land.[2]

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


The township contains these two cemeteries: Harmony and Keller.

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School districts[edit]

  • Monroe County Community School Corporation

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