Marion Township, Jasper County, Indiana

Marion Township is one of thirteen townships in Jasper County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 7,571 and it contained 2,989 housing units.[1]

Marion Township
Location in Jasper County
Location in Jasper County
Coordinates: 40°55′59″N 87°07′51″W / 40.93306°N 87.13083°W / 40.93306; -87.13083
CountryUnited States
 • TypeIndiana township
 • Total52.58 sq mi (136.2 km2)
 • Land52.51 sq mi (136.0 km2)
 • Water0.06 sq mi (0.2 km2)  0.11%
653 ft (199 m)
 • Total7,571
 • Density144.2/sq mi (55.7/km2)
GNIS feature ID0453607

History Edit

Charles Halleck Student Center, Hugh and Leona Rank House, and Schwietermann Hall were listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2016.[2]

Geography Edit

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 52.58 square miles (136.2 km2), of which 52.51 square miles (136.0 km2) (or 99.87%) is land and 0.06 square miles (0.16 km2) (or 0.11%) is water.[1]

Cities and towns Edit

Unincorporated towns Edit

Adjacent townships Edit

Cemeteries Edit

The township contains three cemeteries: Crockett, Mount Calvary and Weston.

Major highways Edit

Airports and landing strips Edit

  • Borntraeger Airstrip
  • Jasper County Airport

Education Edit

Marion Township residents are eligible to obtain a free library card from the Jasper County Public Library.[3]

References Edit

  1. ^ a b "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Archived from the original on February 12, 2020. Retrieved May 10, 2013.
  2. ^ "National Register of Historic Places Listings". Weekly List of Actions Taken on Properties: 6/06/16 through 6/10/16. National Park Service. June 17, 2016.
  3. ^ "How do I get a library card?". Jasper County Public Library. Retrieved March 8, 2018.

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