Miami Township, Cass County, Indiana

Miami Township is one of fourteen townships in Cass County, Indiana. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,292.[3]

Miami Township
Location of Miami Township in Cass County
Location of Miami Township in Cass County
Coordinates: 40°46′23″N 86°13′09″W / 40.77306°N 86.21917°W / 40.77306; -86.21917Coordinates: 40°46′23″N 86°13′09″W / 40.77306°N 86.21917°W / 40.77306; -86.21917
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountyCass
Government
 • TypeIndiana township
Area
 • Total20.34 sq mi (52.67 km2)
 • Land20.06 sq mi (51.95 km2)
 • Water0.28 sq mi (0.71 km2)
Elevation699 ft (213 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total1,292
 • Density64/sq mi (25/km2)
FIPS code18-48654[2]
GNIS feature ID453619

HistoryEdit

Miami Township was organized in 1831.[4] It was named after the Miami people who once inhabited the area.[5]

GeographyEdit

Miami Township covers an area of 20.34 square miles (52.7 km2); 0.28 square miles (0.73 km2) (1.38 percent) of this is water.

Unincorporated townsEdit

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

Adjacent townshipsEdit

Major highwaysEdit

CemeteriesEdit

The township contains four cemeteries: Ever Rest Memorial Gardens, Miami, Mount Calvary and Williams.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Miami township, Cass County, Indiana". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Archived from the original on February 12, 2020. Retrieved January 15, 2013.
  4. ^ Helm, Thomas B. (1878). History of Cass County, Indiana. Kingman Bros. pp. 38.
  5. ^ Powell, Jehu Z. (1913). History of Cass County Indiana: From Its Earliest Settlement to the Present Time. Lewis Publishing Company. pp. 635.

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