Van Buren Township, Pulaski County, Indiana

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Van Buren Township
Location in Pulaski County
Location in Pulaski County
Coordinates: 40°57′22″N 86°31′48″W / 40.95611°N 86.53000°W / 40.95611; -86.53000Coordinates: 40°57′22″N 86°31′48″W / 40.95611°N 86.53000°W / 40.95611; -86.53000
Country USA
State Indiana
County Pulaski
 • Type Indiana township
 • Total 36.28 sq mi (94.0 km2)
 • Land 36.28 sq mi (94.0 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 725 ft (221 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 911
 • Density 25.1/sq mi (9.7/km2)
ZIP codes 46978, 46985
GNIS feature ID 453951

Van Buren Township is one of twelve townships in Pulaski County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 911 and it contained 386 housing units.[1]

Van Buren Township was organized in 1842, and named for Martin Van Buren (1782–1862), eighth President of the United States (1837–1841).[2]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.28 square miles (94.0 km2), all land.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Adjacent townships[edit]


The township contains these four cemeteries: Buck, Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Mull and Victor Chapel.

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School districts[edit]

  • Eastern Pulaski Community School Corporation

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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. ^ Counties of White and Pulaski, Indiana: Historical and Biographical. F.A. Battey & Company. 1883. p. 588. 

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