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Green Township, Adams County, Ohio

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Country  United States
County  Adams
FIPS code  39-31668
Elevation  241 m
Population  651 (2010)
State  Ohio
Time zone  Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
GNIS feature ID  1085677
Local time  Thursday 6:58 PM
Green Township, Adams County, Ohio
Weather  18°C, Wind SW at 13 km/h, 28% Humidity
Area  143.7 km² (142.4 km² Land / 129 ha Water)

Green Township is one of the fifteen townships of Adams County, Ohio, United States. The 2010 census found 651 people in the township, 557 of whom lived in the unincorporated portions of the township.


Map of Green Township, OH, USA


Located in the southeastern corner of the county along the Ohio River, it borders the following townships:

  • Brush Creek Township - north
  • Jefferson Township - northeast
  • Nile Township, Scioto County - east
  • Monroe Township - west
  • Lewis County, Kentucky lies across the Ohio River to the southwest.

    It is the most southerly township in Adams County.

    The village of Rome is located in central Green Township along the Ohio River.

    Name and history

    Green Township is named for General Nathanael Greene. It is one of sixteen Green Townships 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.


    Green Township, Adams County, Ohio Wikipedia

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