Vermillion Township, Vermillion County, Indiana

Vermillion Township

Location in Vermillion County
Coordinates: 39°52′16″N 87°27′19″W / 39.87111°N 87.45528°W / 39.87111; -87.45528Coordinates: 39°52′16″N 87°27′19″W / 39.87111°N 87.45528°W / 39.87111; -87.45528
Country United States
State Indiana
County Vermillion
  Type Indiana township
  Total 50.98 sq mi (132.0 km2)
  Land 50.51 sq mi (130.8 km2)
  Water 0.47 sq mi (1.2 km2)  0.92%
Elevation 614 ft (187 m)
Population (2010)
  Total 924
  Density 18.3/sq mi (7.1/km2)
ZIP codes 47847, 47854 47928, 47966
GNIS feature ID 453954

Vermillion Township is one of five townships in Vermillion County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 924 and it contained 401 housing units.[1]


Vermillion Township took its name from Vermillion County, which was named after the Vermilion River.[2]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 50.98 square miles (132.0 km2), of which 50.51 square miles (130.8 km2) (or 99.08%) is land and 0.47 square miles (1.2 km2) (or 0.92%) is water.[1]


Unincorporated towns


The township contains twelve cemeteries: Carmack, Johnson, Johnson, Juliet, Lebanon, Memorial Chapel, Miller, Old Hopewell, Thomas, Walnut Hill, Wimsett and Zener.


School districts

Political districts


  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. History of Parke and Vermillion Counties, Indiana. B.F. Bowen & Cos. 1913. p. 423.
  3. National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
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