Place:Millburg, Berrien, Michigan, United States


Alt namesMilburgsource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS26015801
Coordinates42.123°N 86.342°W
Located inBerrien, Michigan, United States
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Benton Charter Township is a charter township of Berrien County in the U.S. state of Michigan. At the 2010 census, the township population was 14,749.


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The township was established on March 11, 1837, and was named after Thomas Hart Benton, U.S. senator from Missouri. It remained attached to St. Joseph Township for administrative purposes until 1841.[1]

The commune of the House of David was located in the township.

In 1967, the Benton Harbor Fruit Market, established in 1860 in Benton Harbor, moved to the township. The Benton Harbor city limits have since then extended to include the market.

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