Osnaburg Township, Stark County, Ohio facts for kids
|Osnaburg Township, Stark County, Ohio|
Clubhouse at the Clearview Golf Club
Location of Osnaburg Township in Stark County
|• Total||37.1 sq mi (96.0 km2)|
|• Land||37.1 sq mi (96.0 km2)|
|• Water||0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)|
|Elevation||1,184 ft (361 m)|
|• Density||158.8/sq mi (61.3/km2)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|GNIS feature ID||1086984|
Osnaburg Township is one of the seventeen townships of Stark County, Ohio, United States. The 2000 census found 5,886 people in the township, 4,257 of whom lived in the unincorporated portions of the township.
Located in the southeastern part of the county, it borders the following townships:
- Nimishillen Township - north
- Paris Township - east
- Brown Township, Carroll County - southeast
- Sandy Township - south
- Pike Township - southwest corner
- Canton Township - west
- Plain Township - northwest corner
The village of East Canton is located in northwestern Osnaburg Township.
Name and history
It is the only Osnaburg Township statewide.
In 1833, Osnaburg Township contained one gristmill, seven saw mills, two tanneries, four stores, and one German and English book office.
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