Washington Township, LaPorte County, Indiana

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Washington Township
Map highlighting Washington Township, LaPorte County, Indiana.svg
Coordinates: 41°31′14″N 86°38′55″W / 41.52056°N 86.64861°W / 41.52056; -86.64861Coordinates: 41°31′14″N 86°38′55″W / 41.52056°N 86.64861°W / 41.52056; -86.64861
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountyLaPorte
Government
 • TypeIndiana township
Area
 • Total26.84 sq mi (69.5 km2)
 • Land26.83 sq mi (69.5 km2)
 • Water0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)
Elevation738 ft (225 m)
Population
 • Total1,357
 • Density50.6/sq mi (19.5/km2)
FIPS code18-80774[2]
GNIS feature ID454004

Washington Township is one of twenty-one townships in LaPorte County, Indiana. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,357 and it contained 489 housing units.[3]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 26.84 square miles (69.5 km2), of which 26.83 square miles (69.5 km2) (or 99.96%) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.026 km2) (or 0.04%) is water.[3]

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. 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.

External links[edit]