ⓘ Urbana Township, Champaign County, Ohio. Urbana Township is one of the twelve townships of Champaign County, Ohio, United States. The 2010 census reported 14.79 ..

                                     

ⓘ Urbana Township, Champaign County, Ohio

Urbana Township is one of the twelve townships of Champaign County, Ohio, United States. The 2010 census reported 14.795 people living in the township, 3.159 of whom lived in the unincorporated portions of the township.

                                     

1. Geography

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

  • Union Township - east
  • Mad River Township - west
  • German Township, Clark County - southwest corner
  • Concord Township - northwest corner
  • Moorefield Township, Clark County - south
  • Salem Township - north

Most of the city of Urbana, the county seat of Champaign County, is located in northern Urbana Township.

                                     

2. 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, 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.