Allen County

 Township Resource Books: (In Adobe Acrobat PDF Format)

Section 1: Township Population Characteristics and Change - Contents: Township Population, Population Change, and Population Density 1960 to 2000

·         Section 1: Township Level Population Characteristics & Trends (Data Tables)

·         Figure 1: Percentage of County Population Located in Townships vs. Cities & Villages 1960 - 1980 - 2000

·         Figure 2: Township Population Change: Change in Number of Persons 1990 to 2000

·         Section 1: Township Level Population Characteristics & Trends (Documentation)

Section 2: Township land use characteristics and change – Contents: Township land cover (early 1990’s), county land cover/use 1982-1997, county land cover/use change 1982-1997, township zoning information 1997

·         Introduction and Table of Contents

·         Section 2: Township Level Land Use Characteristics and County Level Trends (Data Tables)

·         Figure 1: Percent Farm Land in the early 1990's and Percent Population Change 1990 to 2000 for Townships

·         Figure 2: County Land Cover Change by Type: 1982 to 1997

·         References: Sources of Data

·         Appendix A: Township Annexations and Revisions, 1960-1998

·         Appendix B: Notes on Data

Data Tables for Resource Books: (In Microsoft Excel Format)

·         Section 1: Township Level Population Characteristics & Trends (Tables 1 - 3)

·         Section 2: Township Level Land Use Characteristics and County Level Trends (Tables 1 - 3)

(Note: The Microsoft Excel file contains a harmless macro. When prompted during downloading turn off macro)

Maps: (PDF format for printing, JPG format for online viewing only)

SECTION 1: TOWNSHIP POPULATION MAPS

·         Map 1.1: County and Township Reference Map (PDF) (JPG)

·         Map 1.2: Township Population Distribution in 2000 (PDF) (JPG)

·         Map 1.3: Percentage Population Change in Townships 1990 to 2000 (PDF) (JPG)

SECTION 2: TOWNSHIP LAND COVER MAPS (EARLY 1990'S)

(Note: The PDF file for map 2 is very large and requires significant time for downloading, the (JPG) format is suggested for online viewing)

·         Map 2.1: County and Township Reference Map (PDF) (JPG)

·         Map 2.2: County Land Use (early 1990's)  (PDF) (JPG)

·         Map 2.3: Percentage of Land in Agriculture for Townships (early 1990's) (PDF) (JPG)

·         Map 2.4: Percentage of Land in Pasture for Townships (early 1990's) (PDF) (JPG)

·         Map 2.5: Percentage of Land in Row Crops for Townships (early 1990's) (PDF) (JPG)

·         Map 2.6: Percentage of Land in Forest Cover for Townships (early 1990's) (PDF) (JPG)

·         Map 2.7: Percentage of Urban Land  for Townships (early 1990's) (PDF) (JPG)

Geographic Information Systems Township Data: (In Arcview Shp File Format)

·         If you are interested in obtaining GIS township boundary files  or data  for your own research and analysis please contact exurban@osu.edu or at 614-247-6479