York Township, Sandusky County, Ohio

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York Township, Sandusky County, Ohio
Wheat field on Southwest Road
Wheat field on Southwest Road
Location of York Township, Sandusky County, Ohio.
Location of York Township, Sandusky County, Ohio.
Coordinates: 41°17′24″N 82°54′28″W / 41.29000°N 82.90778°W / 41.29000; -82.90778Coordinates: 41°17′24″N 82°54′28″W / 41.29000°N 82.90778°W / 41.29000; -82.90778
CountryUnited States
StateOhio
CountySandusky
Area
 • Total32.8 sq mi (85.1 km2)
 • Land32.8 sq mi (85.1 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation738 ft (225 m)
Population
 • Total2,512
 • Density76.5/sq mi (29.5/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
FIPS code39-87080[2]
GNIS feature ID1086921[1]

York Township is one of the twelve townships of Sandusky County, Ohio, United States. As of the 2000 census, 2,512 people lived in the township.[3]

Geography[edit]

Located in the southeastern corner of the county, it borders the following townships:

Parts of two cities are located in York Township: Bellevue in the southeast, and Clyde in the west.

Name and history[edit]

It is one of ten York Townships statewide.[4]

Government[edit]

The township is governed by a three-member board of trustees, who are elected in November of odd-numbered years to a four-year term beginning on the following January 1. Two are elected in the year after the presidential election and one is elected in the year before it. There is also an elected township fiscal officer,[5] who serves a four-year term beginning on April 1 of the year after the election, which is held in November of the year before the presidential election. Vacancies in the fiscal officership or on the board of trustees are filled by the remaining trustees.

Notable people[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on September 11, 2013. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. ^ Sandusky County, Ohio — Population by Places Estimates Ohio State University, 2007. Accessed 13 May 2007.
  4. ^ "Detailed map of Ohio" (PDF). United States Census Bureau. 2000. Retrieved 2007-02-16.
  5. ^ §503.24, §505.01, and §507.01 of the Ohio Revised Code. Accessed 4/30/2009.

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