Baugo Township, Elkhart County, Indiana
Location of Baugo Township in Elkhart County
|• Type||Indiana township|
|• Total||15.01 sq mi (38.9 km2)|
|• Land||14.69 sq mi (38.0 km2)|
|• Water||0.32 sq mi (0.8 km2)|
|Elevation||764 ft (233 m)|
|• Density||642/sq mi (248/km2)|
|GNIS feature ID||453099|
Baugo Township was named from the Baugo Creek, which is derived from the Indian name Baubaugo, meaning "devil river".
According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 15.01 square miles (38.9 km2), of which 14.69 square miles (38.0 km2) (or 97.87%) is land and 0.32 square miles (0.83 km2) (or 2.13%) is water.
Cities and townsEdit
- Elkhart (southwest edge)
- Cleveland Township (north)
- Concord Township (east)
- Harrison Township (southeast)
- Olive Township (south)
- Penn Township, St. Joseph County (west)
The township contains three cemeteries: Noffsinger, Osceola and Saint Vincent Depaul.
- "Baugo Township, Elkhart County, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-09-24.
- United States Census Bureau cartographic boundary files
- "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Retrieved 2013-05-10.
- History of Elkhart County, Indiana. Chas. C. Chapman Co. 1881. p. 655.