- Medina Township, Medina County, Ohio
Medina Township, Medina County, Ohio — Township — Coordinates: Coordinates: Country United States State Ohio County Medina Area – Total 18.1 sq mi (46.8 km2) – Land 18.0 sq mi (46.6 km2) – Water 0.1 sq mi (0.2 km2) Elevation 1,014 ft (309 m) Population (2000) – Total 7,783 – Density 432.6/sq mi (167.0/km2) Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5) – Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4) ZIP codes 44215, 44256, 44258 Area code(s) 330 FIPS code 39-48804 GNIS feature ID 1086601
Located in the central part of the county, it borders the following townships:
- Brunswick Hills Township - north
- Hinckley Township - northeast corner
- Granger Township - east
- Sharon Township - southeast corner
- Montville Township - south
- Lafayette Township - southwest corner
- York Township - west
- Liverpool Township - northwest corner
Name and history
It is the only Medina Township statewide.
The township is governed by a three-member board of trustees, who are elected in November of odd-numbered years to a four-year term beginning on the following January 1. Two are elected in the year after the presidential election and one is elected in the year before it. There is also an elected township fiscal officer, who serves a four-year term beginning on April 1 of the year after the election, which is held in November of the year before the presidential election. Vacancies in the fiscal officership or on the board of trustees are filled by the remaining trustees.
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- ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. http://factfinder.census.gov. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- ^ Medina County, Ohio — Population by Places Estimates Ohio State University, 2007. Accessed 15 May 2007.
- ^ "Detailed map of Ohio" (PDF). United States Census Bureau. 2000. http://www2.census.gov/geo/maps/general_ref/cousub_outline/cen2k_pgsz/oh_cosub.pdf. Retrieved 2007-02-16.
Municipalities and communities of Medina County, Ohio Cities Villages Townships Unincorporated
‡This populated place also has portions in an adjacent county or counties
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