Chatham Township, Medina County, Ohio

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Chatham Township, Medina County, Ohio
—  Township  —
Municipalities and townships of Medina County.
Coordinates: 41°6′30″N 82°2′20″W / 41.10833°N 82.03889°W / 41.10833; -82.03889Coordinates: 41°6′30″N 82°2′20″W / 41.10833°N 82.03889°W / 41.10833; -82.03889
CountryUnited States
StateOhio
CountyMedina
Area
 • Total26.4 sq mi (68.3 km2)
 • Land26.4 sq mi (68.3 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation[1]1,125 ft (343 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total2,158
 • Density81.9/sq mi (31.6/km2)
Time zoneEastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST)EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code44256, 44275
Area code(s)330
FIPS code39-13750[2]
GNIS feature ID1086591[1]
 
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Chatham Township, Medina County, Ohio
—  Township  —
Municipalities and townships of Medina County.
Coordinates: 41°6′30″N 82°2′20″W / 41.10833°N 82.03889°W / 41.10833; -82.03889Coordinates: 41°6′30″N 82°2′20″W / 41.10833°N 82.03889°W / 41.10833; -82.03889
CountryUnited States
StateOhio
CountyMedina
Area
 • Total26.4 sq mi (68.3 km2)
 • Land26.4 sq mi (68.3 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation[1]1,125 ft (343 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total2,158
 • Density81.9/sq mi (31.6/km2)
Time zoneEastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST)EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code44256, 44275
Area code(s)330
FIPS code39-13750[2]
GNIS feature ID1086591[1]

Chatham Township is one of the seventeen townships of Medina County, Ohio, United States. The 2000 census found 2,158 people in the township.[3]

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Geography

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

No municipalities are located in Chatham Township.

Name and history

It is the only Chatham Township 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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