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Otter Creek Township, Vigo County, Indiana

 

Otter Creek Township, Vigo County, Indiana

Otter Creek Township
Township

Location in Vigo County

Coordinates: 39°33′43″N 87°20′53″W / 39.56194°N 87.34806°W / 39.56194; -87.34806Coordinates: 39°33′43″N 87°20′53″W / 39.56194°N 87.34806°W / 39.56194; -87.34806

Country United States
State Indiana
County Vigo
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 35.61 sq mi (92.2 km2)
 • Land 35.24 sq mi (91.3 km2)
 • Water 0.37 sq mi (1.0 km2)  1.04%
Elevation 509 ft (155 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 9,069
 • Density 257.3/sq mi (99.3/km2)
ZIP codes 47805, 47874
GNIS feature ID 0453699

Otter Creek Township is one of twelve townships in Vigo County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 9,069 and it contained 3,917 housing units.[1]

Geography

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.61 square miles (92.2 km2), of which 35.24 square miles (91.3 km2) (or 98.96%) is land and 0.37 square miles (0.96 km2) (or 1.04%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages

Unincorporated communities

Adjacent townships

Cemeteries

The township contains ten cemeteries: Denny, Evans, Haven, Kennedy, Markles, Phillips, Roselawn Memorial Park, Steveson, Stewart and Wood.

Airports and landing strips

  • Sky King Airport

School districts

Political districts

References

  • United States Census Bureau 2007 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • United States Board on Geographic Names (GNIS)
  • IndianaMap

External links

  • Indiana Township Association
  • United Township Association of Indiana
  • Vigo County, Indiana, official website
  • History of Otter Creek Township
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