Concord Township, Highland County, Ohio

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Concord Township, Highland County, Ohio
Township
The Samuel Lyle Log House on Pondlick Road
The Samuel Lyle Log House on Pondlick Road
Location of Concord Township in Highland County
Location of Concord Township in Highland County
Coordinates: 39°3′26″N 83°39′34″W / 39.05722°N 83.65944°W / 39.05722; -83.65944
Country United States
State Ohio
County Highland
Area
 • Total 33.7 sq mi (87.3 km2)
 • Land 33.7 sq mi (87.3 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation[1] 1,053 ft (321 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,167
 • Density 34.6/sq mi (13.4/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
FIPS code 39-18168[2]
GNIS feature ID 1086301[1]

Concord Township is one of the seventeen townships of Highland County, Ohio, United States. The 2000 census found 1,167 people in the township.[3]

Geography

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

No municipalities are located in Concord Township.

Communities

  • Fairfax is an unincorporated community located along SR 247 and SR 785 in the southeastern portion of the township.
  • Sugartree Ridge is an unincorporated community located along SR 136 in the northwestern portion of the township.

Name and history

It is one of seven Concord Townships statewide.[4]

Government

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,[5] 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.

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