Vermillion Township, Vermillion County, Indiana

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Vermillion Township
Township
Location in Vermillion County
Location in Vermillion County
Coordinates: 39°52′16″N 87°27′19″W / 39.87111°N 87.45528°W / 39.87111; -87.45528Coordinates: 39°52′16″N 87°27′19″W / 39.87111°N 87.45528°W / 39.87111; -87.45528
Country United States
State Indiana
County Vermillion
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 50.98 sq mi (132.0 km2)
 • Land 50.51 sq mi (130.8 km2)
 • Water 0.47 sq mi (1.2 km2)  0.92%
Elevation[1] 610 ft (186 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 924
 • Density 18.3/sq mi (7.1/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 47847, 47854 47928, 47966
Area code(s) 765
GNIS feature ID 453954

Vermillion Township is one of five townships in Vermillion County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 924 and it contained 401 housing units.[2]

History[edit]

Vermillion Township took its name from Vermillion County, which was named after the Vermilion River.[3]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 50.98 square miles (132.0 km2), of which 50.51 square miles (130.8 km2) (or 99.08%) is land and 0.47 square miles (1.2 km2) (or 0.92%) is water.[2]

Cities[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains twelve cemeteries: Carmack, Johnson, Johnson, Juliet, Lebanon, Memorial Chapel, Miller, Old Hopewell, Thomas, Walnut Hill, Wimsett and Zener.

Landmarks[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • North Vermillion Community School Corporation

Political districts[edit]

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