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Center Township, Boone County, Indiana

Center Township is one of twelve townships in Boone County, Indiana. As of the 2010 census, its population was 18,030 and it contained 7,934 housing units.[3] It was named from its location at the geographic center of Boone County.[4]

Center Township
Location of Center Township in Boone County
Location of Center Township in Boone County
Coordinates: 40°02′49″N 86°27′28″W / 40.04694°N 86.45778°W / 40.04694; -86.45778Coordinates: 40°02′49″N 86°27′28″W / 40.04694°N 86.45778°W / 40.04694; -86.45778
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountyBoone
Government
 • TypeIndiana township
Area
 • Total65.33 sq mi (169.2 km2)
 • Land65.33 sq mi (169.2 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation935 ft (285 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total18,030
 • Density276/sq mi (107/km2)
FIPS code18-11242[2]
GNIS feature ID453173

Contents

HistoryEdit

GeographyEdit

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 65.33 square miles (169.2 km2), all land.[3]

Cities and townsEdit

Unincorporated townsEdit

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

Adjacent townshipsEdit

Major highwaysEdit

CemeteriesEdit

The township contains four cemeteries: Center, Dowden, Oak Hill and Robinson.

ReferencesEdit

  • "Center Township, Boone County, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-09-24.
  • United States Census Bureau cartographic boundary files

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