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Blue Creek Township, Paulding County, Ohio

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Country  United States
County  Paulding
FIPS code  39-07370
Elevation  225 m
Local time  Sunday 4:59 AM
State  Ohio
Time zone  Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
GNIS feature ID  1086768
Area  93.8 km²
Population  804 (2000)
Blue Creek Township, Paulding County, Ohio
Weather  -4°C, Wind E at 14 km/h, 72% Humidity

Blue Creek Township is one of the twelve townships of Paulding County, Ohio, United States. The 2000 census found 804 people in the township, 506 of whom lived in the unincorporated portions of the township.


Map of Blue Creek Township, OH, USA


Located in the southern part of the county, it borders the following townships:

  • Paulding Township - north
  • Jackson Township - northeast corner
  • Latty Township - east
  • Hoaglin Township, Van Wert County - southeast corner
  • Union Township, Van Wert County - south
  • Tully Township, Van Wert County - southwest corner
  • Benton Township - west
  • Harrison Township - northwest corner
  • Two villages are located in Blue Creek Township: Haviland in the eastern part of the township, and part of Scott in the southeastern part of the township along the border with Van Wert County.

    Name and history

    It is the only Blue Creek 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.


    Blue Creek Township, Paulding County, Ohio Wikipedia

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