Otter Creek Township, Vigo County, Indiana

Otter Creek 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
  Type Indiana township
  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 453699

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]


Markle House and Mill Site was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1979.[2]


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


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

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  1. 1 2 "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Retrieved 2013-05-10.
  2. National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
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