Definition of Township. Meaning of Township. Synonyms of Township

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Definition of Township

Township
Township Town"ship, n. 1. The district or territory of a town. Note: In the United States, many of the States are divided into townships of five, six, seven, or perhaps ten miles square, and the inhabitants of such townships are invested with certain powers for regulating their own affairs, such as repairing roads and providing for the poor. The township is subordinate to the county. 2. In surveys of the public land of the United States, a division of territory six miles square, containing 36 sections. 3. In Canada, one of the subdivisions of a county.

Meaning of Township from wikipedia

- Township refers to various kinds of settlements or administrative subdivisions in different countries. While a township may be ****ociated with an urban...
- A civil township is a widely used unit of local government in the United States that is subordinate to a county. The term town is used in New England,...
- A township in some states of the United States is a small geographic area. The term is used in three ways. A survey township is simply a geographic reference...
- Barton Township is one of ten townships in Gibson County, Indiana. As of the 2010 census, its po****tion was 1,677 and it contained 720 housing units....
- In South Africa, the terms township and location usually refer to the often underdeveloped racially segregated urban areas that, from the late 19th century...
- Pee Pee Township is one of the fourteen townships of Pike County, Ohio, United States. The 2000 census found 7,776 people in the township, including 4...
- Curry Township is one of nine townships in ****van County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its po****tion was 3,559 and it contained 1...
- a township in Middle**** County, New Jersey, United States, within the New York metropolitan area. As of the 2010 United States Census, the township's...
- Cloud Island Township is a township in Washington County, Minnesota, United States. The po****tion was 307 at the 2010 census. The township formerly included...
- Whitehall Township is a first cl**** township with home rule status in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, in the United States. It is a suburb of Allentown, Pennsylvania...
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