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Brookfield Township, Trumbull County, Ohio
The village green at Brookfield Center
The village green at Brookfield Center
Location of Brookfield Township in Trumbull County
Location of Brookfield Township in Trumbull County
Coordinates: 41°14′0″N 80°33′7″W / 41.23333°N 80.55194°W / 41.23333; -80.55194Coordinates: 41°14′0″N 80°33′7″W / 41.23333°N 80.55194°W / 41.23333; -80.55194
Country  United States
State  Ohio
County Trumbull
Area
 • Total 24.7 sq mi (63.9 km2)
 • Land 24.6 sq mi (63.7 km2)
 • Water 0.1 sq mi (0.2 km2)
Elevation
1,063 ft (324 m)
Population
 (2000)
 • Total 10,020
 • Density 407.4/sq mi (157.3/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
44403
Area code(s) 330, 234
FIPS code 39-09190
GNIS feature ID 1087026

Brookfield Township is one of the twenty-four townships of Trumbull County, Ohio, United States. The 2000 census found 10,020 people in the township, 9,921 of whom lived in the unincorporated portions of the township.

Geography

Located in the Southeastern part of the county, it borders the following townships and city:

  • Hartford Township - north
  • South Pymatuning Township, Mercer County, Pennsylvania - northeast
  • Hermitage, Pennsylvania - east
  • Hubbard Township - south
  • Liberty Township - southwest corner
  • Vienna Township - west
  • Fowler Township - northwest corner

The village of Yankee Lake is located in northern Brookfield Township, along with three census-designated places:

Name and history

Statewide, the only other Brookfield Township is located in Noble County.

Attractions

Brookfield is home to Yankee Run Golf Course, voted one of the top courses in Ohio and given a 4 star rating by Golf Digest in 2001.

Education

Public education in the township is managed by Brookfield Local School District, which operates three schools:

  • Brookfield Elementary School
  • Brookfield Middle School
  • Brookfield High School

All three schools are housed in a K-12 complex that held its first classes during the 2011–2012 academic year. As of the 2016–2017 academic year, 1,000 pupils attend the school district with a student-teacher ratio of 17:1.

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