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Bennington Township, Licking County, Ohio
Township
Otter Fork of the Licking River
Otter Fork of the Licking River
Location in Licking County
Location in Licking County
Country United States
State Ohio
County Licking
Area
 • Total 27.1 sq mi (70.3 km2)
 • Land 27.1 sq mi (70.3 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 1,129 ft (344 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,265
 • Density 46.6/sq mi (18.0/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
FIPS code 39-05494
GNIS feature ID 1086452

Bennington Township is one of the twenty-five townships of Licking County, Ohio, United States. The 2000 census found 1,265 people in the township.

Geography

Located on the northern edge of the county, it borders the following townships:

  • Milford Township, Knox County - north
  • Miller Township, Knox County - northeast corner
  • Burlington Township - east
  • McKean Township - southeast corner
  • Liberty Township - south
  • Monroe Township - southwest corner
  • Hartford Township - west
  • Hilliar Township, Knox County - northwest corner

No municipalities are located in Bennington Township.

Name and history

Statewide, the only other Bennington Township is located in Morrow County.

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