Monroe Township, Washington County, Indiana


Monroe Township, Washington County, Indiana
Monroe Township
—  Township  —
Location in Washington County
Coordinates: 38°43′23″N 86°04′17″W / 38.72306°N 86.07139°W / 38.72306; -86.07139Coordinates: 38°43′23″N 86°04′17″W / 38.72306°N 86.07139°W / 38.72306; -86.07139
Country United States
State Indiana
County Washington
Government
 – Type Indiana township
Area
 – Total 38.86 sq mi (100.65 km2)
 – Land 38.44 sq mi (99.56 km2)
 – Water 0.42 sq mi (1.09 km2)  1.08%
Elevation 584 ft (178 m)
Population (2000)
 – Total 615
 – Density 16/sq mi (6.2/km2)
ZIP codes 47167, 47170 47281
GNIS feature ID 0453648

Monroe Township is one of thirteen townships in Washington County, Indiana, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 615.[1]

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Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, Monroe Township covers an area of 38.86 square miles (100.6 km2); of this, 38.44 square miles (99.6 km2) (98.92 percent) is land and 0.42 square miles (1.1 km2) (1.08 percent) is water.

Unincorporated towns

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

Adjacent townships

Cemeteries

The township contains these five cemeteries: Collett, Gater, Peugh, Ridlen and Weston.

School districts

  • Salem Community Schools

Political districts

References

  1. ^ United States Census Bureau American FactFinder

External links


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